|Michigan State, Dantonio agree on new contract|
|Written by Admin|
|Friday, 26 December 2008 14:16|
The university announced the deal Friday in Florida where the Spartans are preparing to play Georgia in the Capital One Bowl on New Year's Day.
Dantonio's contract remains a five-year rollover deal with a base salary of $618,000. His overall compensation will rise to $1.8 million a year, up from $1.13 million.
Dantonio would get a $2 million bonus if he remains Michigan State's coach through Jan. 15, 2016.
Michigan State is 9-3 in Dantonio's second season. His overall record with the Spartans is 16-9.