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Gillispie's DUI charge doesn't bode well for future

Updated: August 27, 2009, 7:50 PM ET
By Andy Katz

Billy Gillispie still had a chance to get another head-coaching gig in 2010.

The lawsuit against Kentucky was sensational and certainly could be perceived as a negative when candidates were compared.

Suing your former employer isn't exactly going to put one candidate ahead of another when there is a close call for a job. But contractual rifts can occur, even if this one seemed to be a bit extreme: Kentucky fired him thinking it wouldn't have to pay his $6 million salary, but Gillispie ...

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