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@JHobson3: No, because it says in the very first sentence that minor leagues are "professional" leagues, which means the athletes get paid. Lizard (talk) 02:15, 1 April 2016 (UTC)
So the NCAA manages to get away with not paying their players, which saves the colleges money. That does not change the fact that it is the minor leagues of basketball and football. JHobson3 (talk) 12:58, 10 April 2016 (UTC)