Rich Donors and Loose Rules Are Changing College Sports

From a New York Times story by David A. Fahrenthold and Billy Witz headlined “How Rich Donors and Loose Rules Are Transforming College Sports”:

The key to recruiting top college football players these days is not just a lavish training facility or a storied coach. It is ensuring the chance for them to hook up with a new type of operation that can pay them eye-popping sums, collected from wealthy boosters who can often write off the donations, for taking on a bit of outside work.