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Fired Mike Rice gets settlement

Updated: April 18, 2013, 9:50 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

TRENTON, N.J. -- Rutgers University has reached a $475,000 settlement agreement with Mike Rice, agreeing to pay the fired men's basketball coach for the remaining two years of his contract, university officials announced Thursday night.

"Tonight's agreement is in the best interests of the university, and I am pleased this issue has been resolved," president Robert Barchi said in a statement after spending the day fielding questions from state lawmakers over the school's basketball scandal.

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