UNM, Steve Alford agree on buyout - Albuquerque Journal

UNM, Steve Alford agree on buyout

Former UNM basketball coach Steve Alford (AP file)
Steve Alford (AP file)

The University of New Mexico and former men’s basketball coach Steve Alford have come to an agreement on the buyout he owes his former employer.
Alford will pay UNM $625,000 — less than the $1 million UNM sought as part of what was included in a 10-year contract extension that was to begin on April 1 that Alford and the university agreed to in March but more than the $200,000 Alford felt he owed as part of his previous contract.

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