Money ball

Salary Madness

Too bad money doesn’t buy national titles; if it did, Duke would’ve already been crowned. The median salary of Duke alumni who graduated five to 15 years ago is a tournament best $102,000, according to PayScale.com. The study, which lists every tournament team in terms of median alumni pay, ranked Cornell ($91,700), USC ($91,600) and Cal ($91,400) close behind Duke. The worst paid grads: Alabama State at $41,800 followed by Morehead State at $45,400.