The Southeastern Conference's annual spring meetings drew to a close today with league commissioner Mike Slive announcing another record jackpot.
Slive said that approximately $309.6 million of total distributions will be divided among the 14 league's institutions. The distributions are calculated based on the revenue sharing plan for the 2013-14 fiscal year which ends August 31, 2014.
The $309.6 million is the highest distribution in SEC history, topping the $304.7 million from 2012-13. This year's total includes $292.8 million distributed from the league office, as well as $16.8 million of contracted revenue retained by institutions that participated in 2013-14 bowl games.
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David Paschall is a sports writer for the Times Free Press. He started at the Chattanooga Free Press in 1990 and was part of the Times Free Press when the paper started in 1999. David covers University of Georgia football, as well as SEC football recruiting, SEC basketball, Chattanooga Lookouts baseball and other sports stories. He is a Chattanooga native and graduate of the Baylor School and Auburn University. David has received numerous honors for ...