USF is renaming the Sun Dome for Yuengling. How much are those deals worth?

The USF Sun Dome's new name: The Yeungling Center. (Jim Damaske | Times)
The USF Sun Dome's new name: The Yeungling Center. (Jim Damaske | Times)
Published June 12 2018
Updated June 12 2018

We don't yet know how much Yuengling is paying USF for the naming rights to the Sun Dome in a deal that was announced today.

But we do know how much other Division I-A programs receive for naming rights to their basketball arenas:

Illinois (State Farm Center): $2 million (30 years, $60 million)

Texas Tech (United Supermarkets Arena): $945,000/year (10 years, $9.45 million)

George Mason (EagleBank Arena): $660,000/year (10 years, $6.6 million)

South Carolina (Colonial Life Arena): $650,000 (10 years, $6.5 million)

Florida (Exactech Arena at the O'Connell Center): $590,000/year (10 years, $5.9 million)

UCF (CFE Arena): $564,000/year (7 years, $3.95 million)

Evansville (Ford Center): $420,000 (10 years, $4.2 million)

Arkansas State (First National Bank Arena): $417,000 (12 years, $5 million)

Boise State (Taco Bell Arena): $267,000 (15 years, $4 million)

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