Quote Originally Posted by Professor Chaos View Post
Yeah, it's not ideal but it controls costs and the FCS playoffs lose the NCAA money as is most years I believe. The NCAA doesn't take 75% of the ticket revenue straight up though, they either take the bid amount or 75% of the net (revenue minus the host school's expenses) so unless schools are overbidding they should still make some money hosting playoff games.
Ohhh, okay, that makes more sense. I thought you had to pay 75% AND whatever you bid.