Jul 17:Rick George introduced as CU Buffs’ new $700,000 a year athletic director Jun 1:Mike Bohn wasn’t an ordinary athletic director at CUCU leaders aim to double athletics donations in 5 yearsMay 31:Kyle Ringo Blog: CU offered Mike Bohn reassignmentMay 30:Mike Bohn: ‘I don’t know why’ CU Boulder wants new athletic director May 29:Phil DiStefano says it was his decision to part ways with CU Buffs AD Mike BohnMike Bohn to receive $918K, lifetime season tickets in CU Boulder buyout Mike Bohn forced out after CU pushes for new direction in athleticsThe University of Colorado’s Board of Regents on Wednesday approved the school’s highest ever administrative salary $700,000 a year to new Athletic Director Rick George in a contract that’s also loaded with millions in potential bonuses.On top of the base salary, George is eligible for roughly $8.5 million in bonuses though, for that to happen, the football team would have to pull off the Herculean feat of going from a 1 11 season to winning back to back National Championships for the next five years. And all other sports teams would need to have championship winning seasons, too.The five year contract promises bonuses if George hits performance goals that include fundraising, growing licensing revenue and having a strong showing of fans in the stands at football and basketball games. It also includes the more typical bonuses that come with athletes performing well in both the classroom and on game days.A sample of George’s potential yearly bonuses$50,000 if the average grade point average for all varsity student athletes equals or exceeds the average GPA of all undergraduate students.$50,000 if he hits the $15 million fundraising mark on or before June 30, 2014.
“We are disappointed that Nike has boycotted Iran’s World Cup players by refusing to provide shoes to the Iranian national team,” Jamal Abdi, the vice president for policy of the National Iranian American Council, a nonprofit focused on Iranian American relations, said in a statement. Government to take immediate steps to address this shameful situation and that Nike actively seek a resolution. FIFA should also take necessary steps to address this issue and ensure that none of the teams in the World Cup are subject to double standards..
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