Lane Kiffin, FAU destroy Akron 50-3 to win Boca Raton Bowl
20 December, 2017, 01:14
In fact, Bowden will be up against Kiffin's defense when his Zips (7-6) take on the Owls (10-3) at FAU Stadium.
The FAU Owls have rewarded their head coach after a Conference USA championship and the program's first-ever 10-win season. His new deal will run through December 2027.
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"We are grateful that the president and university are this excited about what we are doing here at FAU and into the future, although our focus remains completely on the team and this historic season finale tonight on ESPN", Kiffin said to ESPN.
Ohio University (8-4) vs. UAB (8-4, Conference USA): One of the feel-good stories of college football was the rise of UAB after the school dropped the program in 2014, only to bring it back two years later, and now in its first bowl game with a school record for wins in a season.
After skipping out on Tennessee after one season in Knoxville, Kiffin was sacked from his dream job, Southern California.
If the Zips hope to have any chance of pulling off the massive upset over the Owls in enemy territory, they will need to find some type of continuity at the quarterback position. In only one year, he turned a 3-9 team into a 10-3 team on a nine-game winning streak.
FAU head coach Lane Kiffin walks off the team bus before the team's November 3 game versus Marshall.
"There's no entitlement with these kids".
Kiffin's initial deal, which was for five years, paid him $950,000 annually. They're hungry, and every time we win, it's like they've just won the Super Bowl.
Even with a considerable raise from his reported $1 million a year salary, Kiffin is still likely far behind Mullen's $6 million per year contract.
"We're obviously looking toward keeping Lane long term".
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