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Saturday, April 2, 2005
Updated: April 3, 2:56 PM ET
Leach signed through 2009 season

Associated Press

LUBBOCK, Texas -- Texas Tech coach Mike Leach received a one-year contract extension Saturday that would keep him at the helm of the Red Raiders through the 2009 season.

Leach was also awarded a $250,000 raise, bumping his salary to $1.275 million per year.

In five seasons at Texas Tech, Leach is 39-25 and has led the Red Raiders to five bowl games.

Texas Tech finished 8-4 last season, including a 45-31 win over then-No.4 ranked California in the Holiday Bowl.