Tech's terms of new deal turn off Leach

Updated: February 13, 2009, 11:00 AM ET

Mike Leach said this week he was ready to sign a new five-year contract with Texas Tech before the university tossed in new terms to its final offer that the coach refused to agree to.

The deal would have been worth $12.7 million, Leach told ESPN The Magazine senior writer Bruce Feldman. The aforementioned terms, Leach detailed, were:

• That if he is fired, his contract is only guaranteed for 12 percent. Texas coach Mack Brown, Oklahoma's Bob Stoops, Kansas State's Bill ...

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