Lute Olson, Billy Gillispie (And Other College Coaches You Probably…

College coaches are probably paid too much, especially when you consider how much—nothing—players make. John Calipari just got a deal for $36.5 million. Jim Calhoun resents being asked about why he's the highest-paid state employee of Connecticut. » 7/19/11 8:30pm 7/19/11 8:30pm

Lute Olson Soap Opera Gets A Little More Creepy

It's safe to say that the last couple years of Lute Olson's life have been difficult. Health problems and a nasty public divorce led him to miss most of last season on the bench at Arizona and walk out on his team just before this one began. But it seems that the split from his wife, Christine, is even crazier—and… » 11/06/08 4:00pm 11/06/08 4:00pm

Arizona Basketball Is Kind Of A Mess Right Now

See update below ... » 10/24/08 1:45pm 10/24/08 1:45pm Late yesterday, Lute Olson finally made it official—. (That also means Dick Vitale was ... ... correct.) Yesterday was just the latest misstep, however, in an awkward, drawn out and at times ugly exit for a legendary coach who has now spoiled two seasons for his program, leaving them in a lurch…