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Auburn signs Fortner extension

Updated: April 18, 2009, 2:17 PM ET
Associated Press

AUBURN, Ala. -- Nell Fortner has signed a six-year contract extension with Auburn to continue as women's basketball coach.

The deal announced on Saturday will pay her at least $570,000 a year plus incentives, with a base salary of $226,800 and the rest coming from endorsements and radio and television agreements.

Fortner led the Tigers to a 30-4 season and their first Southeastern Conference regular-season title in 20 years.

Auburn was upset by Rutgers in the second round of ...

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