UVa's Bennett Signs New 7-year Contract

Charlottesville - The University of Virginia has rewarded ACC Basketball Coach of the Year Tony Bennett with a new 7-year contract through the 2020-21 season. The contract replaces an extension to Bennett's original deal that was slated to end after the 2018-19 season. Bennett's annual base salary will increase to 1.9 million dollars a year and the new contract includes 1.4 million in bonuses over the life of the contract as well as a buyout provision. Bennett guided the Cavs to the Sweet 16 this past season.