Akey gets extension from Idaho
BOISE, Idaho -- Idaho has agreed in principle to give football coach Robb Akey a new contract.
Athletic director Rob Spear says details are still being worked out on a new deal for Akey, who led the Vandals to a 9-5 record last season. Akey has told The Idaho Statesman he's agreed to a new five-year extension.
The former Washington State assistant is in the third year of his contract, which pays him $258,000 per year, the lowest salary of any coach in the Western Athletic Conference.
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