Dana Holgorsen was named Head Football Coach of West Virginia University in 2011. Prior to this, he served as Head Coach for Ohio State in 2010. From 2008-2009 he worked with the University of Houston Football Program as their Head Coach. Before this he spent seven years as the Offensive Coordinator for Texas Tech. His prior coaching experience includes time with Wingate, Mississippi College and Valdosta State.
Coach Dana Holgorsen - Contract Details
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2012-2016: $2,000,000; 2017: $3,000,000; 2018: $2,500,000; 2019 and after $1,000,000
2012-2016: Remaining base salary and supplemental compensation through remainder of contract; 2017: $3,000,000 + $2,900,000 (prorated on a daily basis) + 60% of remaining compensation for 2019-2021; 2018: $3,000,000 (prorated on a daily basis) + 60% of remaining compensation for 2019-2021; Thereafter receives 60% of remaining compensation for remainder of term.
- Retention payment incentives
- 2 Cars
- 1 suite or 25 tickets for home games
- 20 premium tickets for road games
- 10 premium tickets for post season games
- 8 tickets for men and women's basketball home games
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