In 2013, the NCAA made about $913 million, which is up from $872 million from 2012. In the same year, the NCAA spent about $852 million. Overall, then, the NCAA had about $61 million left over.
The NCAA's main expense is dividing money among its main colleges and the various teams from many universities across the country. Other money goes to league-wide programs and management of the NCAA. It is possible that after 2014, some money could go to players. As of 2014, lawsuits are in the works that could change the rules about giving money to players, taking away some of the limits.Learn More
There is no ballpark per week salary for professional wrestlers since it varies widely. The amount of money professional wrestlers make in a week depends on their popularity, the number of appearances they make and other sources of income from royalties and promotional work.Full Answer >
As of 2014, golf great Tiger Woods has an estimated net worth of $500 million, according to Celebrity Net Worth. He is the second wealthiest African American, behind Oprah Winfrey, and is one of the highest-paid athletes in the world.Full Answer >
As of 2014, the chemical supplement known as creatine is not banned by the National Collegiate Athletic Association; however, there are strict guidelines on how it can be obtained. Players competing within the NCAA may supply creatine on their own as long as they are paying for it with their own funds. NCAA member schools are not allowed to supply creatine to their players.Full Answer >
As of 2014, the National Football League generates the highest revenues in professional sports, according to a Fox Sports report featuring data compiled by Business Insider's Cork Gaines. The NFL's highest team revenue is $286 million and its lowest $229 million.Full Answer >