Tuesday August 30, 2011
West Virginia: We mentioned back in April that Jeff Casteel and the defensive assistants had received extensions along with raises. The contracts were signed within the past few days and details are as follows: defensive coordinator Casteel has been extended through the 2013 season at a base salary of $400,000 with $50,000 per year increases after the end of each season. Casteel will also receive a retention bonus of $75,000 should he still be employed by the University on Feb 1 2013. Defensive line coach Bill Kirelawich, safeties coach Steve Dunlap and corners coach David Lockwood each received raises to $250,000 and agreements which run through June 2013. First year quarterbacks coach Jake Spavital's base salary will be $75,000.