PSU Amends Bill O' Brien's Contract

Published 06/20 2013 02:03PM

Updated 06/20 2013 07:19PM

STATE COLLEGE, CENTRE COUNTY - Penn State's head football coach is getting a raise.

The University announced on Thursday that Bill O'Brien's current contract has been amended, and that O'Brien will now see nearly a million dollar raise in 2013.

O'Brien's 2012 base salary had been set at $950,000, he will now see it increase to $1,932,779 in 2013.

Penn State Athletic Director Dave Joyner said in through a release today, "In the face of great adversity, Bill did a tremendous job with all facets of the Penn State football program."

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