What could this mean for the #1 Hawkeye wrestling program?
UI to reduce athletics budget
Brian Morelli ? Iowa City Press-Citizen ? August 5, 2009
CEDAR FALLS -- University of Iowa will reduce its athletics budget by $550,000 in fiscal 2010.
Members of the Iowa state Board of Regents approved the budget at its board meeting here today.
The 2010 budget will decrease by $553,317 from $66.16 million in fiscal 2009 to $65.61 in fiscal 2010, which began on July 1.
The budget predicts a $120,000 drop in sports income and a $1 million decline in support from student fees, and an increase in donations and corporate sponsorship and financial aid support.