Thanks. Great article. Nice to see the American as #4 FY Ending 2016.
Conference NCAA disbursement
Big Ten Conference $57,540,348
Atlantic Coast Conference $46,644,199
Southeastern Conference $39,136,043
American Athletic Conference $30,086,080
Big 12 Conference $24,255,532
Pac-12 Conference $19,746,691
Atlantic 10 Conference $14,980,890
Mountain West Conference $12,597,407
Southland Conference $9,652,861
West Coast Conference $8,192,085
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It is conferences, not the NCAA, that write the big paychecks to colleges when it comes to sports. The largest single payment to an individual institution by the NCAA in 2016 was $3.25 million to Stanford University.