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For NCFC player, activism has become part of his game

North Carolina FC midfielder Austin da Luz felt like he needed to respond in some way to HB2 and the way it portrayed his home state. His "Playing for Pride" fundraising campaign to support LGBTQ rights, in its second year, has taken off beyond what he ever imagined.

Rice: We'll leave NCAA image likeness issue to the courts

Condoleezza Rice, who leads the independent Commission on College Basketball, said her group offers no official recommendation on whether college athletes should make money off their name and likeness. Rice said it should be the courts who decide.