For several months, the expectation was that the NCAA would approve a one-time, no-penalty transfer for all Division I athletes in January, 2021. The
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Talk about a “Lyon’s Share”! Occupying two chairs at the same time?🙈
Wondering if they will separate the two votes. 1. transfer rule 2 NIL
It would certainly make sense Butler. Meaning they absolutely will not do it.
But, as you have pointed out many times, they need to modify the maximum signee rule if they are also going to allow transfers out. You can’t have 16 graduate, have 20 transfer out (regardless of the reason), and limit the number you bring in to 25.
The maximum number is a completely separate issue. It could easily be modified. IMO the NCAA isn’t smart enough to get it done in a timely fashion.
I would think it will get separated, just because the transfer rule is much less complex than NIL. Im not really sure what the DOJ thinks is anti-trust in the new transfer rule.
The NIL has so many things that go along with it though, from trying to regulate what products can be hawked and what money can be accepted – just a lot more work to go into that.