Not allowing a minor vs is an adult is completely different, two cartels meeting in order to restrict the economic mobility of a class of people is an anti trust issues, the popularity of college sports is the only thing that prevents it from being challenged in court.
For a professional athlete every year they are getting paid is crucial, especially for a cap sport with a rookie scale, the longer they aren't paid professionals the farther they from free agency the farther they are from market value fro services.
I think Kevin Garnett made something like 70 million dollars more in career earnings than Tim Duncan.
Its about money.
at the expense and exploitation of the athletes, exploitation isn't right no matter how much you like college basketball.
What I mean by morally is:
If you believe in fairness, liberty and the rule of law the NCAA is an affront to all of these things. period.
Its a modern day plantation and it should no longer be allowed to exist in its current form.
Pretty much sums it up
NCAA is a joke