Originally Posted by Boston Red
The tuition and room and board that would have been paid by the person who otherwise would have been sitting in the scholarship athlete's seat in classrooms and sleeping in his bed.
$50,000 tuition, room, and board (generous)
UK's basketball team made how much money last year?
Who wouldn't make that deal?
(Of course, Kentucky could always kick 12 kids off campus, claiming they have a housing shortage. Not that that ever happens. Then, they could make both the hundreds of thousands and the hundreds of millions. But no university would ever stoop so low as to do that, would they?)