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Washington State, Wulff finalize contract for $600,000 a year

PULLMAN, Wash. -- Washington State coach Paul Wulff is
getting quite a raise from his last job at Eastern Washington.


Wulff has finalized his five-year contract at Washington State
and will make $600,000 a year with $200,000 in base pay, $50,000
deferred and $350,000 in collateral funds for media duties.


Wulff's predecessor, Bill Doba, received a guaranteed $500,000
at Washington State. Washington coach Tyrone Willingham makes $1.43
million a year.


Wulff also has incentives for team academic performance, coach
of the year honors and bowl appearances. If Washington State makes
a BCS bowl or the Rose Bowl, Wulff will receive $75,000. He'll get
$100,000 if the Cougars win the national title.


Wulff earned about $100,000 as head coach at Eastern Washington.
He was hired by Washington State on Dec. 11.