AUBURN, Ala. (AP) — Auburn defensive coordinator Will Muschamp will make at least $5.1 million over three years.READ MORE: Celtics torch Heat early, even series with 102-82 blowout
The university released the contract Wednesday. The former Florida head coach will make $1.6 million in the 2015 season and receive $100,000 raises in each of the next two years plus unspecified bonuses.
Florida also owes Muschamp $6.3 million over three years. That raises his total pay to $3.9 million a year.READ MORE: Miami Beach’s Deauville Hotel, made famous by the Beatles, poised for a comeback
Auburn coach Gus Malzahn calls Muschamp “the best defensive mind in all of football, not just college football.”
If Auburn fires him without cause before Dec. 31, 2017, the school would owe Muschamp the balance of his contract. He’d have to pay $1 million if he leaves before the end of this season or the SEC championship game.MORE NEWS: Property insurance changes aimed at stabilizing market
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