Recession not stopping coaching buyouts

Updated: March 17, 2009, 2:31 PM ET
By Andy Katz

The recession was supposed to curtail coaching moves this offseason.

Boosters may not have the money to help offset buyouts, with various scandals playing out from bank failures to Bernie Madoff's Ponzi scheme to overall stock portfolios dwindling.

But so far at Boston University and Virginia that hasn't been a factor.

BU coach Dennis Wolff was forced out after 15 seasons. He is negotiating his buyout with four seasons left on his deal. He is ultimately ...

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