NEW YORK (AP) - The Southeastern Conference isn't No. 1 in one category: revenues.
Forbes released a list Wednesday of the estimated annual revenues for the top conferences in college sports. The SEC, boasting the reigning national champions in football and men's basketball, is fourth.
But that will likely change soon, because most of the money comes from television deals, and the SEC is renegotiating its contracts after expansion.
The Big Ten is No. 1 with revenues of $310 million - $250 million of that coming from TV. The Pacific-12 is second at $303 million and the Atlantic Coast Conference third at $293 million.
The SEC had revenues of $270 million.
Forbes' financial data came from the NCAA, BCS, conferences, news reports and estimates.
---
Online: http://onforb.es/X7uMBL

Recent NCAAF Discussions

College Football Trends Week 5 on Tue, Sep 2016 by RWM1947
4th Quarter Covers - Week 4 on Tue, Sep 2016 by Blade
Close Calls - Week 3 on Tue, Sep 2016 by Blade
NFL Trends Week 4 on Tue, Sep 2016 by Blade
CFL Betting News and Notes Week 15 on Tue, Sep 2016 by Blade
Advertisement
Advertisement

NCAAF Headlines

More inNCAAF News  

NCAAF Top Stories

Thumbnail Stanford vs. Washington Pick College football bettors should be able to cash in on the under when Stanford visits Washington at 9:00PM ET on Friday.
Thumbnail CFB Week 5 Las Vegas Odds The fifth week of the College Football season is set to begin in a few days. Here is a look at the Las Vegas Odds for Week 5.
Thumbnail Connecticut vs. Houston Pick The college football weekend gets underway this Thursday night when No. 6 Houston meets up with Connecticut....
Thumbnail Toledo vs. BYU Pick Will BYU be able to hand Toledo its first loss of the season when the two teams meet on Friday at 10:15PM ET?
Thumbnail Updated CFB Championship Odds The college football season continues to see upsets, but many of the favorites to win the College Football Playoffs remain the...
More inNCAAF Articles  

NCAAF Team Pages