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Some state college basketball coaches share in profits of 'buy' games
Some state college basketball coaches share in profits of 'buy' games

As he looked ahead to the 2011-12 basketball season, Vic Cegles, the athletic director at Long Beach State, had a problem. His men's basketball coach, Dan Monson, had led Long Beach State to a Big West Conference title the prior season and now Monson was getting job overtures from other schools. Yet as a state college, Long Beach State couldn't afford the $800,000 or so annual salary needed to keep Monson, who earlier had made his name building the Gonzaga basketball program. So Cegles came up with an alternative. In addition to Monson's salary, Long Beach State would give Monson a cut of the hundreds of thousands of dollars the 49ers receive each year from other schools...

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