Key language in N'western decision: "It cannot be said the Employer’s scholarship players are “primarily students.”
More: Plyrs spend 40-60 per wk on football duties-"Not only is this more hours than many undisputed full-time employees work at their job.."
Massive win for NCAA. Court not only upholds amateurism concept but says "not paying student athletes is precisely what makes them amateurs"
Excerpt of Regional Board's ruling on Northwestern football players:"Players receiving scholarships to perform football-related services.."
"for the Employer under a contract for hire in return for compensation are subject to the Employer’s control and are therefore employees"