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Analysis: College women's golf grosses $146 million

From Higher Education Tribune

Baylor University women's golf tops the list of highest grossing programs, reporting nearly $1.2 million – or $90,955 per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

Analysis: College men's golf grosses $173 million

From Higher Education Tribune

West Virginia University men's golf tops the list of highest grossing programs, reporting nearly $2.1 million – or $190,559 per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

Analysis: College athletics grossed $31,832 per athlete in 2016

From Higher Education Tribune

University of Georgia grossed $352,349 per athlete in 2016 – the highest of all athletic programs that year, followed by University of Texas at Austin ($346,947 per athlete) and Louisiana State University ($315,988 per athlete), according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

Analysis: College sports raked in $18.1 billion in 2016

From Higher Education Tribune

University of Texas at Austin grossed $207 million in 2016, making it the highest-grossing college sports program that year, followed by Ohio State University ($176 million) and University of Alabama ($174 million), according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

Analysis: College men's basketball grosses $2 billion

From Higher Education Tribune

Though excluded from the NCAA tournament, University of Louisville men's basketball tops the list of highest grossing programs with nearly $44 million – or $2.9 million per athlete – in 2016, according to a Higher Education Tribune analysis of the latest federal data.

Fahrenheit IT taps Quinn to lead Tampa expansion

Staffing industry professional Bob Quinn, formerly of DISYS, has joined national consulting and staffing business Fahrenheit IT to spearhead the firm’s expansion in Tampa as regional director, the company announced recently from its Denver-area base.

United Launch Alliance satellite to provide GPS services for U.S. Air Force

A United Launch Alliance (ULA) Atlas V rocket carrying a GPS IIF-11 U.S. Air Force satellite launched from Florida’s Cape Canaveral Air Force Station, catapulting next-generation GPS satellites into operation at precisely 12:13 p.m. on Oct. 31.

Cologix completes Jacksonville infrastructure and dark fiber ring upgrade

Cologix -- a Denver-based, network-neutral interconnection and data center company -- today announced the completed upgrade for its JAX1 facility at 421 W. Church St. in Jacksonville.

Aon to enhance Florida operations via reinsurance and analytics expansion

Aon Benfield, the global reinsurance intermediary and capital advisor of Aon plc, on Oct. 26 announced its reinsurance and analytical capabilities expansion within Florida to accommodate increasing client demand for specialized insurance expertise in Miami.

Zayo expanding key Miami data center

zColo facility will double company's capacity by next year.

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