Wednesday, December 31, 2014
After the ball is over
...According to a yearlong strategic planning report commissioned by UAB, the university not only subsidizes two-thirds of the $30-million annual athletic department operating budget, but also faces rising costs as the NCAA loosens its rules to allow schools to offer financial compensation for athletes. The school would need to invest an additional $49 million in football over the next five years to remain competitive in Conference USA, the report said...
Full story at http://www.latimes.com/nation/la-na-alabama-football-20141231-story.html
Change is coming. While we wait: