It's not much, but at the current prices for Florida we can't own so much as a blade of grass on Ben Hill Griffin, so Boise State it is for the official owned team of EDSBS.com.
For $100 per share, anyone can buy stock in the new corporation, and will have the ability to vote on a board of directors that will oversee and make decisions related to the school's athletics programs - including football and other programs. The initial share offering will be $20-million.
Money raised will go to facilities, not staff or coaches.
Boise State Broncos, Inc. will be modeled on a similar idea put forth by the Green Bay Packers of the NFL.
We're in for a grand to own a chunk of a team we've never even seen, and for an investment we can't be sure we'll ever see back. Talley-ho, American investing strategies! Some changes will have to be made if we are to have any input on the future of the franchise.