Florida Atlantic quarterback N’Kosi Perry is believed to be the primary school participant to signal a reputation, picture, and likeness take care of an alcohol firm.
“We’re blissful to announce, Islamorada Drinks is the primary Alcohol Firm to endorse an NCAA Athlete by way of the NIL,” the Islamorada Beer Firm mentioned in its announcement.
The state’s NIL legislation prohibits a postsecondary establishment from stopping an athlete from incomes cash. It additionally prevents the colleges from “compensating or inflicting compensation to be directed to a present or potential athlete for her or his NIL.”
The 23-year-old graduate switch from the College of Miami began his first recreation for FAU on Saturday, the place he accomplished 19-of-33 passes for 261 yards and one landing in a 35-14 loss to the Florida Gators.
Perry performed in 24 video games for the Hurricanes for 3 seasons, the place he was a starter for 9.
Perry is not the one FAU participant to signal an endorsement deal.
NHL’s Florida Panthers introduced they’re teaming up feminine athletes with FAU’s basketball, seashore volleyball, golf, soccer, softball, swimming and diving, tennis, cross-country and observe and subject, volleyball, and spirit groups for an NIL deal.