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Matt Wells contract at Utah State

Matt Wells

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College: Utah State

Conference: Mountain West

State: Utah

Base compensation

  • 2017 guaranteed pay: $850,000
  • Total contract pay: $4,450,000
  • Contract length: 5 years
  • Start date: 7/1/2015
  • Last amended: 12/5/2016
  • Expires: 12/31/2019

Incentives

  • Retention bonus: $200,000 on 12/23/17
  • National title bonus: $200,000
  • CFP semifinal win: $250,000
  • CFP semifinal appearance: $100,000
  • Conference title bonus: $50,000
  • Conference regular season division title bonus: $25,000
  • Misc athletic-based incentives: $5,000 for each win over rivals BYU or Utah
  • Coach of the year award bonus: $15,000 for conference coach of year; $25,000 for national coach of year;
  • National poll bonus: $50,000 for final top 10 ranking; $10,000 for final top 25 ranking.
  • Academic bonuses: $10,000 for APR of 960
  • Car: one car or $6,000 annual stipend; Monthly allowances of $75 for insurance and $125 for gas
  • Tickets: 12 football tickets and 5 tickets to other sports
  • Golf/country club: membership in Logan Golf and Country Club

Other Perks

  • Buyout if coach leaves for another coaching job: $800,000

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