Utah athletics: New drive has many athletes giving back to the U.

Published: Monday, June 25 2012 10:12 p.m. MDT

Brian Johnson (football) — $50,000

Sione Pouha (football) — $50,000

Keith Van Horn (basketball) donated $1 million to the Huntsman Cancer Institute in 2001.

*Deceased. Donation made in his honor by sons Gary and Lonnie Deland.

SOURCE: University of Utah

How do the Utes compare?

Operating budgets for Pac-12 athletic programs in 2010-11, prior to Utah and Colorado joining the conference.

School — Millions of dollars

Stanford — $81.1

Oregon — $76.3

USC — $75.7

Washington — $67.9

UCLA — $66

California — $64.5

Arizona — $60.3

Colorado — $59.2

Arizona State — $57.1

Oregon State — $49.9

Washington State — $40.6

UTAH — $36.8

Source: University of Utah

For more information on "Invest in Excellence: The campaign for Utah athletics," go to www.InvestInUtahAthletics.org.

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