Posted at: 01/18/2013 5:34 PM
MADISON, Wis. (AP) - The University of Wisconsin Board of Regents has approved contracts for incoming football coach Gary Andersen and his offensive and defensive coordinators. Andersen will be paid $10 million over five years.
He'll make $1.8 million in 2013, and then get $100,000 raises in each of the next four years. The regents on Friday also approved salaries for offensive coordinator Andy Ludwig and defensive coordinator Dave Aranda.
Each received a two-year deal worth $480,000 per year. That's $215,000 more than each of their predecessors made last season. Andersen left Utah State to replace Bret Bielema, who left last month to become the head coach at Arkansas.
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