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Compare Athletic Departments

Use this tool to compare two Texas college athletic departments and how they are making and spending money. Of the eight athletic departments in our app, some classify similar expenses in different ways on NCAA financial reports. These figures come from reports filed with the NCAA in 2017. They reflect statistics from the 2015-16 school year. To learn more about this data, click here.

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Texas Tech University

Conference: Big 12 Conference

Total undergraduates: 26,055

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Total athletic department revenue and expenses

Here’s a look at the amount of money the athletic department earns and spends by itself. Revenue doesn’t include student fees or money transferred into the department by the university. The TTU athletics department receives $3,282,974 from student fees and $2,531,257 from the university.

Revenue:

$77,182,090

Expenses:

$78,598,577

TTU earned money from...

Ticket sales: $10,999,848

NCAA/conference distributions: $11,410,740

TTU spent money on...

Athletic scholarships: $7,107,600

Coaching salaries: $14,321,251

Recruiting: $1,551,215

Football

Football

Revenue:

$46,847,102

Expenses:

$18,039,499

Revenue from ticket sales: $9,009,940

Expenses for athletic student aid: $2,650,525

Expenses for coaching salaries: $6,183,035

Expenses for recruiting: $501,271

Basketball

Basketball

Men's

Revenue:

$8,036,815

Expenses:

$7,348,405

Revenue from ticket sales: $856,238

Expenses for athletic student aid: $419,197

Expenses for coaching salaries: $3,180,856

Expenses for recruiting: $274,356

Women's

Revenue:

$2,307,349

Expenses:

$4,130,179

Revenue from ticket sales: $242,594

Expenses for athletic student aid: $471,787

Expenses for coaching salaries: $1,063,095

Expenses for recruiting: $230,633

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Conference:

Total undergraduates:

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Total athletic department revenue and expenses

Here’s a look at the amount of money the athletic department earns and spends by itself. Revenue doesn’t include student fees or money transferred into the department by the university. The athletics department receives $ from student fees and $ from the university.

Revenue:

$

Expenses:

$

earned money from...

Ticket sales: $

NCAA/conference distributions: $

spent money on...

Athletic scholarships: $

Coaching salaries: $

Recruiting: $

Football

Football

Revenue:

$

Expenses:

$

Revenue from ticket sales: $

Expenses for athletic student aid: $

Expenses for coaching salaries: $

Expenses for recruiting: $

Basketball

Basketball

Men's

Revenue:

$

Expenses:

$

Revenue from ticket sales: $

Expenses for athletic student aid: $

Expenses for coaching salaries: $

Expenses for recruiting: $

Women's

Revenue:

$

Expenses:

$

Revenue from ticket sales: $

Expenses for athletic student aid: $

Expenses for coaching salaries: $

Expenses for recruiting: $

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