Pflugrad Contract Resolved [AUDIO]
University of Montana President Royce Engstrom and former UM head football coach Robin Pflugrad announced on Monday that they have resolved all remaining issues related to Coach Pflugrad’s contract of employment and termination of that employment. Pflugrad’s contract, as well as that of Athletics Director Jim O’Day were not renewed as investigations deepened into sexual assaults at the University of Montana.
Coach Pflugrad will be paid his salary and certain benefits through December 31st, 2012, as well as a lump sum payment of $44,500 for lost summer camp income and radio and television appearances. President Engstrom stated that ‘Coach Pflugrad was a dedicated coach who was successful on the field for the University of Montana. We thank him for his service to our program and wish him well in his future endeavors in college football.’ Additional comments from President Engstrom can be heard by clicking below.