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Kevin Ollie signs new UConn deal

Updated: May 22, 2014, 5:45 PM ET
By Andy Katz | ESPN.com

Coach Kevin Ollie of reigning national champion UConn has signed a new five-year contract worth $2.8 million a year, with incentives that can push it to $3 million per season.

"My heart is here at UConn," Ollie told ESPN on Thursday. "I want to stay invested in the student-athletes' lives on and off the court. I want to be here."

In April, Ollie coached the Huskies to the school's fourth national championship since 1999, beating Kentucky 60-54.

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