Trustees approve extension, raise for UAB coach Bill Clark

BIRMINGHAM, AL (WBRC) - The University of Alabama trustees has approved a raise and a five-year contract extension for UAB football coach Bill Clark.

The compensation committee voted at 4:16 p.m. Monday to increase Clark's annual pay over $300,000. Clark will now make $600,000 per year and his salary will top out at nearly $1 million in the year 2022, the final year of the deal.

Clark's Blazers are 7-3 after a win at Texas-Antonio and are now bowl eligible.

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