NBA Hall Of Fame member Kareem Abdul Jabbar has written a full article in Time Magazine saying he feels that college athletes should be paid. His facts are compelling to say the less -
"Last year, NCAA March Madness made $1 billion for CBS and Turner Broadcasting. The NCAA takes in more than $6 billion a year. The NCAA president made $1.7 million last year. The NCAA top ten basketball coaches earn salaries that range from $2,200,000 to $9,682,032."
Read Kareem's article at this link: Kareem's Full Time Magazine Article