Most Valuable Players. I know you read that and think: best player on the court. I am sure you were wondering who had the most valuable players off the court. Business Insider has come up with the following method to determine who has the most valuable players:
We calculated the Fair Market Value of college basketball players at the 20 schools that bring in the most revenue from their men’s basketball program, according to data provided by the Department of Education. Using the NBA’s most recent collective bargaining agreement in which the players receive a minimum of 49% of all revenue, each school’s men’s basketball revenue was split between the school and the athletes with the players’ share divided evenly among the 13 scholarship players.
Here were the results: