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Chris Ash contract at Rutgers

Chris Ash

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College: Rutgers

Conference: Big Ten

State: New Jersey

Base compensation

  • 2017 guaranteed pay: $2,100,000
  • Total contract pay: $11,000,000
  • Contract length: 5 years
  • Start date: 12/7/2015
  • Expires: 2/28/2021

Incentives

  • National title bonus: $500,000
  • CFP semifinal win: $250,000
  • CFP semifinal appearance: $175,000
  • Conference title bonus: $100,000 for appearing and $50,000 for winning
  • Conference regular season division title bonus: $50,000 only if not advancing to conference title game
  • Coach of the year award bonus: $50,000 for conference coach of year; $100,000 for national coach of year;
  • National poll bonus: $100,000 for final top 15 poll finish; $50,000 for final top 25 poll finish.
  • Academic bonuses: $50,000 for APR of 960; $10,000 for each academic All-American.
  • Car: annual stipend of $15,000
  • Golf/country club: country club membership

Other Perks

  • Buyout if coach leaves for another coaching job: about $1,800,000 if before end of 2017; about $1,200,000 if before end of 2018; about $500,000 if before end of 2019.

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