Split Decision: Two Top College Basketball Coaches Differ on ‘Fair Pay for Play’

Oct 09, 2019 - Fortune

Two of college basketball’s top coaches appear to be rivals on the court—and off when it comes to paying college athletes.

On Tuesday, Duke head coach Mike Krzyzewski said he supports California’s “Fair Pay for Pay,” law signed by Gov. Gavin Newsom, while Gonzaga head coach Mark Few said a day earlier that Newsom should “stay in his lane.”

Their comments come more than a week after the law, which takes effect in 2023, but has already generated its fair share of praise...