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Is Rick Barnes Worth This?

Rick Barnes has done a solid job at Texas, but not one you can call brilliant or phenomenal. But UT is in the top five financially, if not in the polls, and so Barnes gets rewarded with a 2 million dollar annual income.

Isn't this sort of the equivalent of grade inflation?

On the other hand, he did almost get into a courtside fight with Dean Smith, and that, alone, is worth about half a million per.