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In a wild scene on campus Friday, Northwestern football players voted whether to unionize.
Northwestern football players cast secret ballots Friday in an on-campus hall adjacent to their home stadium on whether to form the nation’s first union for college athletes. Just don’t expect results any time soon.
Both squads will face Nebraska in a primetime TV game.
On April 25, Northwestern’s scholarship football players will vote on the potential formation of a union, the first of its kind in college athletics.
This is time for the kind of innovation and pioneering of which they speak.
Northwestern players are set to vote April 25 on whether to unionize.
- The issue of a football union at Northwestern University is far from settled, even though first round went to the players.
Northwestern football coach Pat Fitzgerald is encouraging his team to vote no on forming a union less than two weeks after the National Labor Relations Board said the players could bargain collectively and called for an election.
Members of a group trying to unionize college athletes sought out potential congressional allies Wednesday as they braced for an appeal of a ruling that said full scholarship athletes at Northwestern University are employees who have the right to form a union.
With the National Labor Relations Board’s regional director in Chicago deciding Northwestern University football players qualify as employees of the university comes the question of whether they’d have to pay taxes on their scholarships.
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D.J. Newbill scored 12 points and Penn State’s zone defense stifled Northwestern in the Nittany Lions’ 59-32 Big Ten win Thursday.
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