ALBUQUERQUE, N.M. (AP) — The University of New Mexico says it has reached an agreement in principal with former men’s basketball coach Steve Alford over his buyout. Alford said in April he was willing to pay a $200,000 buyout for leaving the Albuquerque school to take a job at UCLA, but he wouldn’t pay the […]
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Steve Alford says he won’t be paying a $1 million buyout to New Mexico. His former employer thinks otherwise. The new UCLA basketball coach, who led Iowa to 152 wins and two Big Ten Tournament titles over eight seasons until he left in 2006, thinks he owes New Mexico $200,000 for bolting. According to an […]
The former Iowa coach said he followed the orders of the Iowa administration when it came to controversial case.