Arizona Daily Wildcat
Everyone's worried about money, including those buying Lute's successor
By: Bryan Roy
As the U.S. government spent an unprecedented $787 billion on an economic stimulus package in an effort to relieve the current recession on Wall Street, UA athletics director Jim Livengood looks to stimulate his own athletic department by hiring a big-name men's basketball coach in the next month.
Despite the false perception that sports are immune to economic troubles, the UA athletics department is still feeling the effects of America's current recession.