Female athletes stand to gain especially from the prospective passage of the legislation.
The Big Ten Conference's Year of Readiness proposal, which would push freshman athletes to the sidelines, is supposedly about giving students time to explore educational opportunities, but the financial benefits to colleges and universities are hard to ignore.
Appeals, more lawsuits, and maybe the NCAA looking for a compromise.
According to a number of former varsity athletes at Indiana University, it does. But don't panic just yet: The findings are still very preliminary.