FSU lost money up front on title trip
Florida State won its third national championship in Pasadena, Calif., in January, but the appearance in the final BCS title game also cost the university nearly a half-million dollars.
Florida State reported expenses of $2,820,613 -- nearly half of which came from transportation costs -- which exceeded the revenue generated from its BCS appearance by a total of $481,213.
The loss does not come as a surprise for FSU. Athletics director Stan Wilcox said in February that playing ...
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