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How much does OSU make a year?
In each of the three previous fiscal years, Ohio State had reported total revenues surpassing $200 million, including as much as $233.9 million in 2019-20 that marked a record for the school and made it the second-highest earning department in the country, according to data compiled by USA TODAY Sports.
Do OSU football players get paid?
That also didn’t include any money for incoming recruits. Now we know that the Ohio State football program is leading all of college football in total NIL compensation. As you can see, Ohio State has put a deep emphasis on this new aspect of college football.
How much did Arkansas State get for playing Ohio State?
The opponent was Arkansas State, after all, a 44-point underdog from the Sun Belt Conference. The Red Wolves were supposed to accept their $1.8 million payday and provide little resistance. Yet they were within eight points in the second quarter and down 24-9 at halftime against a Buckeyes team bedeviled by penalties.