Despite the fact the NCAA likes to uphold all illusions that’s its merely sanctioning amateur athletics, there’s not doubt that college football is a big, big business. In 2009, the most recent year for which figures are available, all Division I-A teams combined brought in an astounding $2.5 billion. So which Florida schools are making the most off their football teams?
The Memphis Business Journal has put together a database of each teams’ income and expenses for 2009. Here’s the breakdown for all seven division IA school in Florida: