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Auburn coach Bruce Pearl has agreed to a new eight-year contract that will keep him in charge of the men's basketball program through 2030. Per ESPN:
The deal is worth $5.4 million per year, with a $250,000 annual escalator, athletic director Allen Greene announced Saturday. The deal will max out at $7.15 million during the 2029-30 season and has a total value of $50.2 million.
"We locked him up," Greene said in a video with Pearl that was posted to social media on Friday night.
Pearl, 61, said the new deal "wasn't that hard" to agree on.
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