You probably saw this story from The Triangle Business Journal's Chris Baysden (friend and Technician alum) outlining the recruiting budgets of the local colleges. If you have a subscription to TBJ you can read the full article (I don't), but the folks at SFN have shared the numbers of interest:In 2008 NC State’s recruiting budget was $275k on football and $125 on men’s basketball.UNC’s budget expenses totaled $629k on football and $175k on men’s basketball.The league averages, according to an anonymous survey, were $350k (FB) and $133k (MBB).When asked, Duke reported that it spends more than the league average on football.Since Butch Davis has been in Chapel Hill, UNC’s budget for football recruiting has increased 24% up from $506k in 2006-07. The really sad part? Reports indicate that...

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