Bob Huggins, West Virginia Basketball Coach, Fined $1 Million and Suspended Three Games for Homophobic Comment

From a story on by David Close headlined “Bob Huggins, West Virginia basketball coach, docked $1 million and suspended three games following ‘inexcusable’ homophobic slur”:

West Virginia University head men’s basketball coach Bob Huggins has had his salary reduced $1 million per year, given a three-game suspension and will be required to participate in sensitivity training following his “abhorrent” comments made while appearing on a Cincinnati radio show on Monday.

After his appearance, Huggins apologized and admitted there was no excuse for his hurtful language.

Before his docked pay was announced on Wednesday, Huggins’ annual salary was due to be $4.15 million before incentives.