Horn gets contract extension at South Carolina

South Carolina coach Darrin Horn has
agreed to a two-year contract extension that will increase his
salary to $1.1 million per year.
The university's Board of Trustees approved the new contract
Monday. It runs through March 2015.
Horn finished 21-10 in first season with the Gamecocks, winning
a share of the Southeastern Conference Eastern Division title.
South Carolina is 6-2 this season.
Along with a $300,000 bump in salary, the new deal also raises
the buyout if Horn leaves this season from $1.5 million to $2.5
million. The buyout is $2 million after April 2011 and drops to
$1.25 million in April 2012.