Wednesday , Aug , 24 , 2005 C.Y. Ellis

Huggins and Cincinnati part ways

Cincinnati, OH (Sports Network) – The University of Cincinnati and men’s
basketball coach Bob Huggins have agreed to terms of a contract buyout.

Details of the settlement have not yet been finalized, but Huggins, who had
two years remaining on his contract, will receive approximately $3 million.

On Tuesday, Huggins was given a choice to either accept the buyout, take a
position outside the athletic department through March 31, 2008, or be fired.

Details to follow.