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When coaches cash in, players, aides pay

Posted: January 6, 2013 at 4:51 a.m.

Arkansas State interim coach John Thompson, who was the team’s defensive coordinator during a 9-3 Sun Belt Conference championship season, will return to ASU next season as part of new Coach Bryan Harsin’s staff. Thompson said it is the players who suffer in the wake of coaching changes before the end of the season.

Two days after receiving invitations to the GoDaddy.com Bowl, players at Arkansas State and Kent State received much more unsettling news.

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Sports, Pages 19 on 01/06/2013