The Oregon Ducks continue to rank among the nation's best when it comes to donations made to the athletics department.
According to a report from the Chronicle of Higher Education, the Ducks brought in $53.7 million last year, second nationally. Combining nearly 400 colleges surveyed, the total amount was $1.2 billion. More than half of that total came from just the top 20 programs.
Here's a breakdown of the top 10, led by Texas A&M:
Texas A&M University $66,987,139
University of Oregon $53,698,089
University of Michigan $51,717,862
University of Texas at Austin $42,234,883
Texas Christian University $38,319,614
Kansas State University $34,369,836
Auburn University $31,739,556
University of Washington $30,730,210
University of Notre Dame $30,461,237
University of Kansas $28,934,681
The Aggies have been aggressively raising money for renovations to Kyle Field. Meanwhile, Oregon has launched a $2 billion campus-wide campaign, including $400 million for athletics. So far, the fundraising effort appears to be going pretty well.