NIL paying off for Arizona football & Tucson non-profits

NIL paying off for Arizona football & Tucson non-profits Friends of Wilbur & Wilma organizes engagements; looking to expand to other sports TUCSON, Ariz. (KGUN) — For more than a year now, college athletes have been able to make money off of their name, image and likeness, also known as ’NIL.’ But every school has […]

Arizona’s early enrollees, transfers sign NIL deals with Friends of Wilbur & Wilma

Arizona’s early enrollees, transfers sign NIL deals with Friends of Wilbur & Wilma Collectives across the country continue to showcase that if you pick their school, NIL opportunities will soon follow. Earlier this week, Ohio State-focused collective The Foundation held a signing event with five of the Buckeye’s early signees. The event looked like a press […]

Fans can help pay Wildcats athletes through UA’s 5980 Fund, new nonprofit

Fans can help pay Wildcats athletes through UA’s 5980 Fund, new nonprofit University of Arizona sports fans now have two more ways to help compensate Wildcat athletes. The school’s athletic department, having already committed to paying all its eligible athletes an extra $5,980 a year in academic-related bonuses starting this fall, announced Thursday it has […]

Arizona Athletics Launches 5980 Fund For Student-Athlete Support

Arizona Athletics Launches 5980 Fund For Student-Athlete Support TUCSON, Ariz. – Beginning in Fall of 2022, University of Arizona student-athletes will be eligible for up to $5,980 in supplemental academic aid through the athletic department’s newly established “5980 Fund”. Arizona Athletics will commit financial resources to the fund as part of its ongoing Commitment to […]

Sights and Sounds from Arizona’s Spring Game

Sights and Sounds from Arizona’s Spring Game Arizona’s annual Spring Game was a hit for the second consecutive year — now if the Wildcats can only build on the excitement of peripheral elements and have it translate on to the field in about five months. The pomp and circumstance from this year’s Spring Game at […]

Arizona coach Jedd Fisch on spring football, the Wildcats’ QB room, recruiting, NIL

Arizona coach Jedd Fisch on spring football, the Wildcats’ QB room, recruiting, NIL Jedd Fisch’s golf game isn’t on par with his recruiting prowess. Not even close. But the second-year Arizona football coach is nothing if not optimistic. So even after hitting a wayward tee shot on the 10th hole of the Cologuard Classic pro-am […]