New Arkansas AD: “Get A Handle” On Coaching Contracts And Buyouts

The University of Arkansas’ new athletics director said Wednesday (Dec. 6) college administrators need to get a handle on the escalating value of coaching contracts, and the associated buyout clauses that go with them.

Hunter Yurachek, who was named Jeff Long’s replacement on Monday, was introduced to the media and other UA supporters by Chancellor Joseph Steinmetz inside the Fowler Family Baseball & Track Indoor Training Center on the UA campus in Fayetteville.

In response to a question from Talk Business & Politics, Yurachek said the protection coaches are provided with in their contracts is getting out of hand.   MORE

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