USA TODAY Sports’ Dan Wolken explains how Nike inked NBA rookie Zion Williamson to a contract. USA TODAY
As is the case with most of the NCAA’s decisions, Tuesday’s news of a reformed agent criteria had .
And now, LeBron James has checked in with a response.
Basically, the NCAA had announced changes to its approved agent criteria.
NBA Draft-declared players are now allowed to hire agents in an adviser role and still preserve their NCAA eligibility. That criteria included an educational requirement of a Bachelor’s degree, which Rich Paul – James’ agent and Klutch Sports Group founder – doesn’t have.