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Delta State University Sports Information

$5,672,286 Total Revenue
$5,672,286 Total Expenses
13 Head Coaches

When trying to decide if Delta State University is right for them, student athletes may want to check out the information on this page about the school’s overall athletics program and the data on the particular sport of interest to them.

The Delta State University Athletics Program

There are 391 athletes who take part in at least one sport at the school, 284 men and 107 women. They receive, on average, about $3,743 in sports-related student aid to attend Delta State University. On average, the school gave males around $3,689 of sports aid and women received about $3,885.

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Delta State University Coaches

The sports at Delta State University are led by 13 head coaches, 7 of whom coach male teams and 6 of whom spearhead women’s teams. Women’s team head coaches make an average of $59,002 and men’s team head coaches make about $83,101 each year.

In addition to the head coaches of Delta State University sports, there are 22 assistant coaches of men’s teams and 12 assitant coaches of women’s teams. The assistant coaches for women’s teams make an average of $20,817 while the ones for men’s team make about $32,999 a year. Note, the individual salary of coaches is often dependent on the team they coach.

Did the Delta State University Athletics Program Make Money?

Delta State University sports teams made $5,672,286 in revenue, but they did have to spend $5,672,286 for expenses. Although the school didn’t make any money, it didn’t lose any either!

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The net profit or loss can vary with each sport. For example, sports like basketball and football are often moneymakers for a school while other sports could be operating at a deficit. The chart below compares the amount of money made (or lost) for each of the men’s sports offered at Delta State University.

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Likewise, money made for women’s athletics can vary quite a bit by sport. Here’s what the comparison looks like for women’s sports at Delta State University.

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A Note About Delta State University Sports Rankings

Below we give a summary of the data we have for each sport at Delta State University, including rankings when the school made it to one of our Best Schools for a Sport lists. College Factual’s sports rankings are a little different than the other ones you’ll find on the Internet, since our analyses take both athletics and academics into account. Because, after all, there is life after college sports, and a good education will make it easier to succeed in that life.

Delta State University Men’s Baseball

$140,748 Net Profit/Loss
51 Team Members

The 51 players of the Delta State University men’s baseball team are led by a head coach and 3 assistant coaches.

Delta State University brought in $592,592 in revenue from its baseball program while paying out $451,844 in expenses. That is, the program raked in a net profit of $140,748 for the school. Not all college sports teams can say that.

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Delta State University Women’s Basketball

$-137,673 Net Profit/Loss
13 Team Members

The head coach and 2 assistant coaches train and lead the 13 players of the Delta State University women’s basketball team.

The Delta State University women’s basketball program paid out $413,153 in expenses while making $275,480 in total revenue. This is a bit of a downer since it means that the program lost money, $-137,673 to be exact.

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Delta State University Cross Country

Delta State University Women’s Cross Country

$35,529 Net Profit/Loss
8 Team Members

The Delta State University women’s cross country team is made up of 8 players who, in turn, are trained and guided by a head coach and an assistant coach.

On the money side of things, the Delta State University women’s cross country program brought home $97,069 in revenue and paid out $61,540 in total expenses. This equates to a net profit of $35,529 for the program. That’s definitely a big plus.

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Delta State University Men’s Football

$113,538 Net Profit/Loss
129 Team Members

The 129-player men’s football team at Delta State University is kept in shape by one head coach and 10 assistant coaches.

The Delta State University football program paid out $1,664,752 in expenses while making $1,778,290 in total revenue. That is, the program raked in a net profit of $113,538 for the school. Not all college sports teams can say that.

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Delta State University Golf

Delta State University Men’s Golf

$21,962 Net Profit/Loss
9 Team Members

The 9-member men’s golf team at Delta State University is kept in shape by one head coach and one assistant coach.

On the money side of things, the Delta State University men’s golf program brought home $162,347 in revenue and paid out $140,385 in total expenses. That is, the program raked in a net profit of $21,962 for the school. Not all college sports teams can say that.

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Delta State University Soccer

Delta State University Men’s Soccer

$126,095 Net Profit/Loss
33 Team Members

The Delta State University men’s soccer team is made up of 33 players who, in turn, are trained and guided by a head coach and 2 assistant coaches.

On the money side of things, the Delta State University men’s soccer program brought home $275,365 in revenue and paid out $149,270 in total expenses. On the plus side, this means that the program made $126,095 in net profit for the school. That’s much better than a loss.

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Delta State University Women’s Soccer

$107,071 Net Profit/Loss
33 Team Members

The head coach and 2 assistant coaches train and lead the 33 players of the Delta State University women’s soccer team.

In terms of financials, the Delta State University women’s soccer program paid out $178,044 in expenses and made $285,115 in total revenue. On the plus side, this means that the program made $107,071 in net profit for the school. That’s much better than a loss.

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Delta State University Women’s Softball

$-17,607 Net Profit/Loss
19 Team Members

The Delta State University women’s softball team is made up of 19 players who, in turn, are trained and guided by a head coach and 3 assistant coaches.

On the money side of things, the Delta State University women’s softball program brought home $225,392 in revenue and paid out $242,999 in total expenses. Unfortunately, that means the program lost money, racking up a net loss of $-17,607.

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Delta State University Swimming & Diving

Delta State University Men’s Swimming & Diving

$187,696 Net Profit/Loss
37 Team Members

The 37-player men’s swimming and diving team at Delta State University is kept in shape by one head coach and 2 assistant coaches.

Delta State University brought in $362,872 in revenue from its men’s swimming and diving program while paying out $175,176 in expenses. This equates to a net profit of $187,696 for the program. That’s definitely a big plus.

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Delta State University Women’s Swimming & Diving

$101,394 Net Profit/Loss
24 Team Members

The head coach and 2 assistant coaches train and lead the 24 players of the Delta State University women’s swimming and diving team.

The women’s swimming and diving program at Delta State University made $260,071 in revenue and spent $158,677 in expenses. This means the program turned a profit, making $101,394 for the school. This is great since many college sports programs lose money.

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Delta State University Tennis

Delta State University Men’s Tennis

$51,792 Net Profit/Loss
10 Team Members

The Delta State University men’s tennis team is made up of 10 players who, in turn, are trained and guided by a head coach and 2 assistant coaches.

The Delta State University men’s tennis program paid out $91,845 in expenses while making $143,637 in total revenue. This equates to a net profit of $51,792 for the program. That’s definitely a big plus.

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Delta State University Women’s Tennis

$54,717 Net Profit/Loss
10 Team Members

The head coach and 2 assistant coaches train and lead the 10 players of the Delta State University women’s tennis team.

The Delta State University women’s tennis program paid out $86,907 in expenses while making $141,624 in total revenue. This means the program turned a profit, making $54,717 for the school. This is great since many college sports programs lose money.

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Notes & References

It’s possible that you may not find your favorite sport on this page, since we only include those sports on which we have data.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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