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NCAA approves unlimited meals and snacks for players
NCAA approves unlimited meals and snacks for players

Who said the NCAA can't respond in a timely fashion when it is under savage daily attack and facing several lawsuits that could put college's governing body out of business? Only days after Connecticut basketball star Shabazz Napier complained that he sometimes went to bed hungry, an NCAA Legislative Council on Tuesday approved a rule that will provide unlimited meals and snacks to "student-athletes." This even applies to walk-on players. The NCAA provision is in addition to the meal plan already provided to scholarship athletes. In the past, players received three meals a day or a food stipend. “Today we took action to provide meals to student-athletes...

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