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08-18-2015, 12:25 PM

When will we see the effect of the better benefits at competing schools (for recruits)?

"The athletics department at San Diego State, a Mountain West Conference school, is receiving additional funding from the university (about $550,000 last year and $250,000 to $300,000 this year), and is raising menís basketball ticket prices and the booster club donations required for prime seating locations and other benefits, said senior associate athletic director of business administration Chuck Lang. Conference USA has created a $6.3 million pool from which each of its 14 schools will be able to draw a total $450,000 at any time over the next three years, spokeswoman Courtney Morrison Archer said."