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Luke Fickell contract at Cincinnati

Luke Fickell

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College: Cincinnati

Conference: American Athletic

State: Ohio

Base compensation

  • 2017 guaranteed pay: $1,900,000
  • Total contract pay: $13,400,000
  • Contract length: 6 years
  • Start date: 1/1/2017
  • Expires: 12/31/2022

Incentives

  • Conference title bonus: $50,000
  • Conference regular season division title bonus: $50,000
  • Misc athletic-based incentives: $10,000 for 8th win; $20,000 for 9th; $30,000 for 10th; $40,000 for 11th; $50,000 for 12th.
  • National poll bonus: $50,000 for appearing in top 25.
  • Academic bonuses: $25,000 for APR above 965
  • Car: one car
  • Tickets: 14 football season tickets and 13 suite tickets; 8 men’s basketball tickets

Other Perks

  • Miscellaneous perks: Bowl family allowance of $25,000 and 200 Bowl tickets
  • Buyout if coach leaves for another coaching job: $3,500,000 if before 12/31/17; $3,000,000 if before 12/31/18; $2,500,000 if before 12/31/19; $2,000,000 if before 12/31/20; $1,500,000 if before 12/31/21; $750,000 if before 12/31/22.

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