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If losses continue, buying out football coaches would be well worth price

If losses continue, buying out football coaches would be well worth price

By Daily Illini Editorial Board

October 28, 2014

The highest paid University (and State) employee is head football coach Tim Beckman. Of the $3.4 billion spent by the University on employee compensation, his salary makes up $1.8 million. Beckman’s struggles since taking over at the University are well-documented. The crowd of people calling for Bec...