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WSU having trouble paying for athletic programs

PULLMAN — Washington State University (WSU) and their battle with paying for athletic programs seems to take a new turn after recent voting at an Athletic Department Retreat.

The retreat took place June 9. During the retreat, the Washington State Board of Regents voted to take several actions relating to budget shortfalls, especially in the Athletic Department.

Athletic Director Pat Chun spoke about the budget issues surrounding the University and department, stating that the University is expecting a $11.5 million deficit in the fiscal year of 2023.

This is said to be due to a combination of...


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