Listen: Rick Barnes, Tennessee And Knoxville discussed on The Paul Finebaum Show
"Five to four to seventy five. But what about Rick Barnes? He was leaving. If they could've found a better solution on his buyout at Tennessee. If UCLA said we'll cover most of it if not all of it. Then Rick Barnes would have been gone in Tennessee would have been looking for a new coach I want to get some reaction from big orange country. I realize he's there and Phillip Fulmer had to pay through the nose for coach who has been to a final four one at Texas didn't go with the best player in Texas history. And didn't. Go to even an elite eight with the best team in forty years in Knoxville. His buyout was five million dollars. And for that reason he stays in Knoxville, and you feel about that. Let's get some phone calls going here at eight five five to four to seven to eight five a lot of other things going on as well. We get to your calls beginning right now coach starts us off in Morristown, Tennessee, which isn't too far from Knoxville Tennessee coach. Aibo thanks for taking my call pre-state. It. Thank you just about Rick Barnes. I guess, you know, I only have about that is it's not good optics. But you know, who you're always think about the replacement who that might have been. So I think sees when the end up being in a better situation with Barnes than what it without arts. No matter what the optics look like. But really, I heard you. I heard you earlier on outside the lines, and you made a you made a good point about the situation in Baton Rouge about in the best term that I've heard so far, and it's legal gymnastics, and that's pretty much. I I don't know about you. But I don't know. I know in the sports world, there's not a contract out there that basically you can tell your boss, I'm not talking to you. And you survive it, nor is I Joel livas comment about contract. Obligations. I'd"