Gary Andersen signs new contract

Updated: March 24, 2014, 10:44 PM ET
By Adam Rittenberg | ESPN.com

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

The new deal increases Andersen's 2014 salary from $1.9 million to $2.2 million. He will receive a $100,000 raise each year of his five-year rollover contract. Wisconsin picked up Andersen's rollover earlier this year.

Athletic director Barry Alvarez in a statement said he first considered a raise for Andersen toward the end of the 2013 season, Andersen's ...

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