UT System: Should Have Told Powers About Saban

Top lawyers at the University of Texas System acknowledged on Wednesday that UT-Austin President Bill Powers should have been notified about a regent's discussion with an agent for University of Alabama football coach Nick Saban.

Last week, The Associated Press reported that Regent Wallace Hall participated in a call in January with Saban's agent, Jimmy Sexton, and former UT System Regent Tom Hicks, the brother of current Regent Steve Hicks and a former owner of multiple professional sports teams. Tom Hicks then spoke with UT-Austin football coach Mack Brown to gauge his interest in retirement. Finding none, the matter ...

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