|Coach Ernie Kent and Oregon agree to new contract|
|Written by Admin|
|Friday, 18 July 2008 10:14|
The agreement, which took effect July 1, raises Kent's annual minimum guaranteed salary from $1 million to $1,060,000. It also will provide more than $347,000 in additional salary and benefits for his staff.
The agreement also raises Kent's buyout clause from $1 million to $1.15 million.
Kent's previous contract went through 2010.
Kent is 211-134 as head coach at Oregon. He has guided the Ducks to five NCAA tournament appearances, including two round-of-eight appearances, the 2002 Pacific-10 Conference regular-season championship, and two conference tournament titles.