N.C. State head coach Dave Doeren and Bradley Chubb (9) celebrate with fans after during the second half of N.C. State's 33-21 victory over UNC at Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh, N.C., Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017. Ethan Hyman ehyman@newsobserver.com
N.C. State head coach Dave Doeren and Bradley Chubb (9) celebrate with fans after during the second half of N.C. State's 33-21 victory over UNC at Carter-Finley Stadium in Raleigh, N.C., Saturday, Nov. 25, 2017. Ethan Hyman ehyman@newsobserver.com

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NCSU coach Dave Doeren earns contract extension with win over UNC

November 25, 2017 08:33 PM

RALEIGH

N.C. State’s 33-21 win over North Carolina on Saturday was worth a little more to coach Dave Doeren than just improved bowl positioning.

The Wolfpack’s eighth win of the season triggered an automatic one-year extension in Doeren’s current contract, which will now go through the 2020 season.

The win was also worth a $50,000 bonus, and it adds $100,000 annually to his supplemental income. Doeren’s annual supplemental income will now be $1,460,000. His base pay ($840,000) remains the same.

Doeren could be in line for a few more bonuses. He gets a $50,000 bonus for finishing in the top 25 of the College Football Playoff rankings, $25,000 for any non-CFP bowl and $50,000 for a bowl win.

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N.C. State was ranked No. 19 in the CFP rankings last week before a 30-24 loss at Wake Forest.

Doeren and N.C. State athletic director Debbie Yow have been in negotiations to rework the fifth-year coach’s contract for the past few months.

Yow said on Saturday that the new deal was “moving along nicely.”

“We look forward to the future with Dave as a our head coach,” Yow wrote in a text message.

Joe Giglio: 919-829-8938, @jwgiglio