NEW ORLEANS (AP) -Utah coach Kyle Whittingham has agreed to a five-year contract extension worth $6 million.
The deal was announced Monday in New Orleans, where the Utes (12-0) are preparing to face Alabama in the Sugar Bowl on Friday night.
Whittingham was the Mountain West Conference coach of the year and a finalist for several national coach of the year honors. He has won 36 games in four years as Utah's head coach, including three bowl games.
Whittingham was Utah's defensive coordinator from 1995-2004 before replacing Urban Meyer.
Advertisement
Advertisement

NCAAF Headlines

More inNCAAF News  
Advertisement

NCAAF Top Stories

Thumbnail Baylor vs. Iowa State Pick Will Saturday's Big 12 matchup between Baylor and Iowa State at 12:00PM ET turn into a shootout?
Thumbnail Northwestern vs. Iowa Pick When Big Ten foes Iowa and Northwestern meet up on Saturday at Noon ET, will it be a defensive battle?
Thumbnail Texas vs. Oklahoma State Pick Is the over a safe bet when Texas visits Oklahoma State at 12:00PM ET on Saturday?
Thumbnail Florida vs. Vanderbilt Pick What's the better play for bettors on Saturday when Florida visits Vanderbilt at 12:00PM ET, the over or the under?
Thumbnail Rutgers vs. Ohio State Pick Will Rutgers be able to put up any fight when it takes on No. 2 Ohio State on Saturday at Noon ET, or will the...
More inNCAAF Articles  

NCAAF Team Pages

Advertisement