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Justin Fuente contract at Virginia Tech

Justin Fuente

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College: Virginia Tech

Conference: ACC

State: Virginia

Base compensation

  • 2017 guaranteed pay: $3,250,000
  • Total contract pay: $25,900,000
  • Contract length: 7 years
  • Start date: 1/1/2017
  • Expires: 12/31/2023

Incentives

  • Retention bonus: $200,000 on 4/1/18; $250,000 on 4/1/20;
  • National title bonus: $250,000
  • CFP semifinal appearance: $150,000
  • Conference title bonus: $35,000 for appearing in game and $40,000 more for winning
  • Coach of the year award bonus: $25,000 for conference co-coach of year; $35,000 for conference coach of year; $50,000 for national coach of year
  • Academic bonuses: $25,000 for APR of 965.
  • Car: 2 cars replaced every two years and university pays gas, service, maintenance and insurance
  • Tickets: suite for football games and 6 tickets to basketball games
  • Golf/country club: family membership at Blacksburg Country Club

Other Perks

  • Buyout if coach leaves for another coaching job: $6,000,000 if before 12/15/17; $5,000,000 if before 12/15/18; $3,000,000 if before 12/15/19; $1,000,000 if before 12/15/20; $750,000 if before 12/15/21; $500,000 if before 12/15/22

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