Commentary

UConn isn't alone in upsetting boosters

Originally Published: January 26, 2011
By DJ Gallo | Page 2

University of Connecticut booster Robert Burton, upset with the way the school conducted its search for a new football coach, sent a scalding letter to the UConn athletic director asking for a $3 million contribution to be returned.

But he's not the only booster sending notable correspondence to collegiate athletic programs these days. Take a peek at what Page 2's dubious network of sources has uncovered:


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DJ Gallo is the founder of SportsPickle.com. His first book, "The View from the Upper Deck," is available from only the finest bargain-book retailers. His next book project will be released soon. You can follow him on Twitter at @DJGalloESPN.


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