"The conference allocates a specified amount for teams in a BCS bowl ($1.7 million for the Orange Bowl) for expenses, while teams heading to non-BCS games receive $1.1 million in expenses. The conference pools together the bowl payouts from its teams and deducts the expenses described above. The remaining money is then divvied up evenly into 12 slices for the league's schools."
NC State put on an A+ performance last week against Georgia Tech. They'll need to do it again to beat Virginia Tech, though the Hokies will be without RB Ryan Williams.
"There is absolutely nothing coming out of the SEC on this. This is as locked down as I’ve ever seen them. That should make some people nervous because Slive is one of those "speak softly and carry a big stick" kind of guys."