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West Virginia, Beilein agree on contract buyout

Updated: April 26, 2007, 10:19 PM ET
Associated Press

CHARLESTON, W.Va. -- Former West Virginia basketball coach John Beilein will pay the university $1.5 million -- $1 million less than called for in his contract -- for taking the job at Michigan with five years remaining on his deal.

Beilein's contract, which ran through the 2011-12 season, called for a $2.5 million buyout for the early departure.

"After very productive discussions with Bob Fitzsimmons, Coach Beilein's attorney, we are pleased to have finalized the details related to ...

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