Football Coach Says Univ. of Pittsburgh Reneged On Contract

Law360, Los Angeles (July 21, 2015, 9:53 PM EDT) -- A former assistant football coach with the University of Pittsburgh hit the school with a breach of contract lawsuit Monday, claiming it cut a two-year offer in half after he gave up a job with Iowa State and moved his family to Pennsylvania.

In his complaint, Troy Douglass says he suffered significant financial losses after the university wrongfully terminated his contract in December without just cause, shortly after head coach Paul Chryst announced he was leaving the Panthers to lead the University of Wisconsin’s team....
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Pennsylvania Western

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January 3, 2017

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