Kentucky Blog - College

The Southeastern Conference will distribute $289.4 million equally to its 14 members, a record-high number.

Each school will receive $20.7 million.

The revenue sharing plans include money generated by football television, bowls, the SEC Football Championship, basketball television, the SEC Men's Basketball Tournament, NCAA Championships and supplemental distribution.

Not included in the $289.4 million was $14.1 million retained by the institutions participating in bowls and $980,000 divided among all 14 institutions by the NCAA for academic enhancement.

Below are charts showing how revenue distribution has increased since 1980, in both total and per-team terms. Amateur athletics, y'all.

SEC revenue distribution hits record highs
SEC revenue distribution hits record highs

Kentucky Blog

Add to My Yahoo RSS

Related Articles

Related Photo Gallery

Y! Sports Blog