Suitors beware, SC gives Spurrier $500K raise
COLUMBIA, S.C. -- South Carolina coach Steve Spurrier has almost a half-million more reasons to stay with the Gamecocks.
The university's board of trustees on Saturday approved a reworked contract that increases Spurrier's yearly salary to $1.75 million, up from his current package of about $1.25 million. The first coach to lead South Carolina to a bowl in his first two seasons also had his contract extended through the 2012 season.
Spurrier said he hoped the new deal would ...
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