A month for big wins -- and big bonuses 

March, 11, 2011
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Coach X heads a top NCAA hoops program, with many March Madness appearances under his belt. This is his second column.

IF YOU COACH a team that makes it to The Dance, you're happy for a second reason. Last year my team earned me a $50,000 bonus. That's a chunk of change, for sure, but at one of the elite programs -- somewhere like Kentucky -- I would have gone home with a six-digit check. Some guys get $50,000 for each round that they advance.


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