The legend of Geno Auriemma is staying in Hartford.
Auriemma signed an extension via the 2025 season, the college introduced Friday.
“I wish to thank (athletic director) David Benedict and the College of Connecticut management for his or her continued dedication to me and the ladies’s basketball program,” Auriemma stated in a group assertion. “UConn has been nice to me for the final 36 years and I stay up for being right here for not less than a couple of extra years. I believe the longer term for our program, and UConn Athletics, is thrilling.”
Auriemma owns an astounding 1,119-144 profession report, which is an .886 successful share in his 36 years at UConn, the place he has gained 11 nationwide championships.
Per the college, Auriemma will obtain a base wage of $600,000 per 12 months and extra compensation of $2.2 million for the 2020-21 season for different obligations. That latter quantity will enhance by $100,000 annually via the contract.
Males’s hockey coach Mike Cavanaugh additionally signed an extension via the 2025 season.