Tuesday October 7, 2008
Colorado: Dan Hawkins has agreed to a contract extension through 2012. The new contract takes effect on July 1, 2009. Hawkins originally signed a five-year, $4.25 million contract, not including incentives, that was to run through Dec. 31, 2010. Hawkins can earn incentives for making it to the Big 12 championship game, winning league or national titles, playing in bowl games and being conference or national coach of the year.