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Mississippi pays $4.35 million lump sum to Nutt

Updated: January 26, 2013, 7:52 PM ET
Associated Press

OXFORD, Miss. -- Mississippi has agreed to pay former coach Houston Nutt a lump sum of $4.35 million to complete his contract buyout.

Nutt was fired after the 2011 season with about $6 million remaining on his contract. Ole Miss athletic director Ross Bjork said on Saturday in a statement that the school's agreement with Nutt happened last month, and the one-time payment would save the athletic department about $550,000.

Bjork said the agreement was a "win-win for everyone and both ...

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