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Kentucky, Mark Stoops agree to contract extension through 2028

1 month ago   |   By NBC Sports

LEXINGTON, Ky. - Kentucky coach Mark Stoops has agreed to a contract extension that will keep him with the No. 25 Wildcats through June 2028.
Stoops' deal is being finalized, but will continue to include guaranteed extensions of one year for a seven-win season and two years for a 10-win finish. A release stated Stoops earned a one-year extension through 2027 with Kentucky's current 9-3 record.
Stoops said in the release that he and athletic director Mitch Barnhart came to an agreement “a week or two ago.”
“I'm excited to continue to build this program to national prominence,” Stoops said...
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