Passes Senate Education Funding to help Address Pressing Life & Death Issues for University Athletes

Athletes at Division 1 Universities Face Many Pressures

Santa Fe—“Athletes at Division 1 Universities face many pressures” as they represent the universities, testified State Senator and former Lobo football player Mark Moores  (R-ABQ)  as he presented  his million dollar bill to create and fully fund mental and behavioral health services at UNM and NMSU for student athletes. The Senate Education committee passed it, the bill now goes to the Senate Finance committee. If SB 56 passes,   $500k  would go to the Board of Regents of each university to provide the health services

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