Texas offensive line coach Joe Wickline heads into Notre Dame Stadium on Saturday, Sept. 5, 2015. (RODOLFO GONZALEZ / AMERICAN-STATESMAN)

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Oklahoma State settles lawsuit with Joe Wickline

Posted December 29th, 2015

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At last, the lawsuit involving Oklahoma State and former Texas football assistant Joe Wickline has reached its completion.

Oklahoma State attorney Sean Breen told the American-Statesman on Tuesday that the lawsuit has been settled, confirming an earlier report by the Associated Press.

The settlement was for $250,000.

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Oklahoma State sued Wickline in 2014 for about $600,000, believing he had violated the terms of his contract with the school by leaving for a job without play-calling duties. At Texas, it was widely believed that Shawn Watson, not Wickline, called plays during the 2014 season.

Wickline was fired this month after two seasons at Texas.

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