Oregon State Fires President Obama’s Brother-In-Law

FILE - MAY 5, 2014: According to sources Oregon State fired men's basketball coach Craig Robinson, the brother-in-law of President Barack Obama, May 5, 2014. COLLEGE PARK, MD - NOVEMBER 17: Oregon State Coach Craig Robinson coaches his team as U.S. President Barack Obama (in back) looks on during a men's NCCA basketball game between University of Maryland and Oregon State University, November 17, 2013 at Comcast Center in College Park, Maryland. Obama's brother-in-law Craig Robinson is the head coach for the Oregon State team. (Photo by Drew Angerer/Getty Images)
Former Oregon State men's basketball coach Craig Robinson
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Oregon State fired men’s basketball coach Craig Robinson Sunday night, sources told Sports Illustrated. Robinson, who is the brother-in-law of President Barack Obama, went 94-105 in six seasons with the Beavers, failing to make the NCAA Tournament.

The timing of Robinson’s firing is surprising given he has three years left on an Oregon State contract that will reportedly pay him $4 million. Now if only we could fire Robinson’s brother-in-law. #AmIrite?#Jokes

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