Cal, coach Sonny Dykes finalize deal

Updated: March 1, 2013, 10:50 PM ET
Associated Press

BERKELEY, Calif. -- California has announced the details of new coach Sonny Dykes' contract: a $9.7 million, five-year deal that lasts through the 2017 season.

The terms released by the university Friday contain several performance and academic bonuses. Dykes also received a $594,000 signing bonus, which is approximately the buyout from his contract at Louisiana Tech.

The coach's average annual salary is $1.94 million.

"Sonny Dykes is the right person to lead our football ...

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