Lawyers for the plaintiffs in the Ed O’Bannon class-action antitrust lawsuit against the NCAA said Monday they would not appeal.
The NCAA and a group of major conferences cite the O’Bannon ruling as a primary reason to dismiss two other antitrust lawsuits.
USA TODAY Sports reports that benefits to football and men’s basketball players could be put in place for the 2016-17 school year.
USA TODAY reports the NCAA will appeal last week’s ruling on the Ed O’Bannon images and likenesses lawsuit.
USA TODAY reports O’Bannon’s lead attorney already is looking at ways to expand the recent ruling’s impact.
A federal judge ruled Friday in favor of a group of plaintiffs led by former UCLA basketball player Ed O’Bannon.
The University of Maryland will forfeit $31.4 million for leaving the Atlantic Coast Conference to go to the Big Ten Conference.