Former Texas Tech women’s basketball coach Marlene Stollings filed a federal lawsuit Tuesday saying her termination in August was a result of discrimination. 

The lawsuit, which does not seek a specified amount for damages, alleges counts of breach of contract, fraud, fraudulent inducement, defamation and sex discrimination in violation of the right to equal protection under the United States Constitution and in violation of Title IX.

Stollings was hired as head coach in 2018 under a contract that went through 2024. 

According to the lawsuit, Stollings was guaranteed an annual base salary of $300,000, running from April 1 to March 31 of each year. She was also entitled to up to $500,000 in fees for “Outside Athletics Related Income (Rights Fees)” and “Supplemental Compensation,” ranging from $10,000 for the student-athletes on her team maintaining a Team GPA over 2.65, to $100,000 for a National Championship Game win.

However, she was