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  1. Gary Andersen of Wisconsin Badgers gets raise in new deal

    Adam Rittenberg

    Wisconsin on Monday approved a new compensation package for Gary Andersen that will pay the coach $300,000 more beginning in 2014.

    Story | Conversation | March 24, 2014
  2. A look at the B1G assistant salaries

    Adam Rittenberg

    USA Today has released its annual database of assistant coach salaries throughout college football so let's see how the Big Ten aides stack up. Ten of the 12 Big Ten schools report coaches' salaries (Northwestern and Penn State do not). Once again...

    Blog | December 12, 2013
  3. Latest look at B1G coaching salaries

    Adam Rittenberg

    USA Today has come out with its annual database of college coaching salaries. Not surprisingly, Alabama's Nick Saban tops the chart with a salary of $5,545,852 for 2012. Those questioning Bret Bielema's move from Wisconsin to Arkansas might change...

    Blog | November 06, 2013
  4. B1G assistant coach salaries on the rise

    Adam Rittenberg

    Ohio State already had started paying more competitive salaries for assistant coaches before Urban Meyer arrived in November 2011. But when Meyer and athletic director Gene Smith sat down to discuss staff pay, Smith soon realized he needed to do m...

    Blog | May 20, 2013
  5. A look at B1G athletic directors' salaries

    Adam Rittenberg

    Shawn Eichorst isn't the highest-profile athletic director in the Big Ten. While Nebraska fans are a pretty sharp bunch, I bet some would have a hard time picking out Eichorst in a crowd. The fact Eichorst succeeded Nebraska legend Tom Osborne as AD ...

    Blog | March 07, 2013
  6. Purdue asks fans to help invest in team

    Adam Rittenberg

    Purdue has made the necessary investment in Darrell Hazell and his staff, paying the types of salaries appropriate for Big Ten coaches. Now comes the hard part: finding the funds for those salaries. It isn't easy for a program that has seen a decl...

    Blog | January 30, 2013
  7. Alvarez to earn $118,500 for coaching Rose

    Adam Rittenberg

    Barry's back, and he's not working for free. Wisconsin's Barry Alvarez served as the school's athletic director and football coach from 2003-05 but earned just one salary. "No mas," Alvarez said after Friday's meeting with the school's athletic...

    Blog | December 11, 2012
  8. Nebraska paying top dollar for Eichorst

    Adam Rittenberg

    We don't know how much Shawn Eichorst made as Miami's athletic director because Miami, as a private institution, doesn't release salary figures. But it's safe to assume Eichorst's salary in his new job at Nebraska will go a little further. Nebr...

    Blog | October 04, 2012
  9. Examining B1G assistant coach salaries

    Adam Rittenberg

    Assistant coach salaries are on the rise throughout college football, and the Big Ten is no exception. If you're interested in how much coin Big Ten assistants are making, be sure and bookmark this excellent list put together by Joe Rexrode of the La...

    Blog | June 04, 2012
  10. Illini assistants make right decision

    Adam Rittenberg

    I have a contract with It has a start date and an end date. It has a predetermined salary structure. It includes job expectations, company policies and, like any contract, a lot of legalese. But the important things are spelled out clearl...

    Blog | December 30, 2011
  11. OSU's official Meyer announcement, contract

    Adam Rittenberg

    It's official: Urban Meyer is Ohio State's head football coach. The school announced Monday afternoon that Meyer has agreed to a six-year contract that will pay him a base salary of $4 million per year. Meyer's contract includes performance bonuse...

    Blog | November 28, 2011
  12. Pat Fitzgerald's contract extension at Northwestern runs through ...

    Adam Rittenberg

    Northwestern on Tuesday announced a new contract for coach Pat Fitzgerald that runs through the 2020 season.

    Story | Conversation | May 10, 2011
  13. Northwestern coach Pat Fitzgerald finalizes new 10-year deal

    Adam Rittenberg

    Northwestern has finalized a new 10-year contract for football coach Pat Fitzgerald.

    Story | Conversation | May 09, 2011
  14. Big Ten assistants' salaries on the rise

    Adam Rittenberg

    The Big Ten hasn't quite reached the SEC/ACC level when it comes to paying assistant coaches, but several schools are willing to shell out the big bucks for top aides. How much will it cost to fix Michigan's porous defense? The Wolverines hope the...

    Blog | February 25, 2011
  15. Raises approved for Bielema, Chryst

    Adam Rittenberg

    Wisconsin's Board of Regents on Friday approved pay raises for both head coach Bret Bielema and offensive coordinator Paul Chryst. Bielema's total compensation package will increase from $1.7 million to $2.5 million. While his base salary remains ...

    Blog | February 11, 2011
  16. Big Ten aides not among highest paid

    Adam Rittenberg

    USA Today continued its comprehensive look at coaches' salaries with a look at how the assistants are faring (not too bad, despite a down economy). The number of assistant coaches earning $250,000 or more is on the rise, particularly in the SEC, b...

    Blog | December 22, 2010