If income from First-Round, Second-Round, Quarterfinal, and/or Semifinal games is not sufficient to cover the mileage, the refunds to the team shall be pro-rated.
If net receipts to the NSAA from the football playoffs exceed $25,000, the NSAA will refund the schools failing to receive allowable mileage an amount equal to the difference between the allowed mileage and the amount the school actually received.
State Championship Games.
Allowable travel expenses will be guaranteed by the NSAA for all State Championship games.
OFFICIALS & GAME RULES
A five-person crew of officials shall be selected and hired by the NSAA to officiate all rounds of the playoffs including the finals.
Preference may be given to crews with certified officials.
The host school shall pay the officials:
Officials' fees shall be:
$60.00 per official; State Finals--$75.00 per official.
When hired as a crew, mileage will be paid based upon the crew chiefs address to the host city using the following formula: (Using the NSAA mileage chart) One-way miles (to the site of the host city) X number of trips made X $1.00. The crew may split this mileage fee between themselves in any manner they determine. Officials living in the host city will not be paid mileage.
A competent chain crew, official timer, official scorer and scoreboard operator shall be furnished by the host school.
These assistant officials are to be paid from the host school's share of the receipts.
Officials' decisions shall be final, and no protest based on a decision by a game official will be allowed.
2014 National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Football Rules shall be the official rules.
Playoff games in 8-man football shall be played on fields of 8-man dimensions.
An 11-man field may be used only if it is marked with 8-man dimensions. 51