Discussion

Court affirms ruling against Tubby Smith

Updated: October 17, 2011, 2:10 PM ET
Associated Press

ST. PAUL, Minn. -- The Minnesota Court of Appeals has upheld a $1 million civil verdict against the University of Minnesota and men's basketball coach Tubby Smith, denying their request for a new trial.

The ruling Monday says the school must pay $1 million to Jimmy Williams, a former Oklahoma State assistant coach who quit in 2007 because he believed Smith had offered him an assistant coaching job. The offer apparently was withdrawn after the university's athletic director discovered Williams ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

ALSO SEE

MORE MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL HEADLINES