Northwestern QB Kain Colter opens hearing on bid to form college athletes' union: 'It's a job'

  • by: MICHAEL TARM , Associated Press
  • Updated: February 18, 2014 - 6:45 PM

CHICAGO — Northwestern quarterback Kain Colter testified Tuesday that he was essentially paid to play via his scholarship as the National Labor Relations Board opened a closely watched hearing on a bid to form what would be the first union for college athletes in U.S. history.

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