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One thing about an expanded postseason: more playoff games means more playoff trips and more playoff trips means more playoff expenses.
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The national champion Crimson Tide totaled $7.3 million in costs for two CFP trips, while runner-up Clemson spent $5.4 million, according to NCAA postseason expense reports for all four playoff teams obtained from the universities by CBS Sports…
The SEC was the most profitable (I know, I know) conference in the country during the last fiscal year.
Conference Avg. Revenue Avg. Expenses Avg. Profit/Loss SEC $122,517,029 $105,609,195 $16,907,834 Big Ten $108,498,429 $106,604,255 $1,894,174 Big 12 $103,336,579 $98,491,826 $4,844,753 ACC $90,416,823 $87,753,344 $2,663,479 Pac-12 $81,255,208 $82,774,493 ($1,519,285) …185 more words
Shorter Actual Marshall University athletic director Mike Hamrick: “College athletics are the most unfair competition in the sports world,” he said. “Look around. In the NBA, there’s a salary cap. 34 more words