8he was obviously good enough to start every game.
I don't get the negativity about her. Some seem to not realize that any publicity she got benefited the team as well and she didn't write the articles.
The team underperformed relatively to their standards last year, but it certainly was not because of her play.
Not following. Why would the kid be taking 50k to sit on the bench? Can a preferred walk-on making enough in NIL to cover full tuition plus 50k not start immediately if he deserves it? Programs can start accumulating as much talent as their NIL will allow by bypassing scholarship constraints.