KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (AP) -- Tennessee has fired baseball coach Todd
Raleigh after he failed to lead the Volunteers to a single
Southeastern Conference tournament or NCAA tournament in his four
Tennessee announced that Raleigh was fired Monday, two days
after Tennessee wrapped up its 2011 season. The Vols finished with
a 25-29 overall record and 7-23 SEC record.
Raleigh had one year remaining on his contract and will be
receive $331,657.53 over the next year as a buyout, which covers a
year of salary and broadcast and shoe and apparel compensation.
The Vols went 108-113 in his four seasons at Tennessee from
2008-11. A national search for his successor will begin
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