Should College Basketball Stars Be Paid?

Tuesday, March 29, 2011

Basketball. (Flickr user: Mvongrue)

More than 140 million people have been watching the NCAA men’s basketball tournament this year. And nearly everyone involved with March Madness is profiting handsomely from the games. That is, everyone but the players. "Frontline" correspondent Lowell Bergman investigates NCAA labor issues in his new documentary, “Money and March Madness,” which airs on PBS tonight. Sonny Vaccaro believes that student athletes should benefit; he signed Michael Jordan to his first shoe contract.


Lowell Berman and Sonny Vaccaro

Produced by:

Bradley Campbell and Kristen Meinzer

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