COLLEGE BASEBALL

Texas Tech baseball coach Tim Tadlock extended

Texas Tech head baseball coach Tim Tadlock has received a contract extension.

Tadlock, who took the Red Raiders to the College World Series for the third time in five years, will receive a seven-year, $7 million deal that pays him $300,000 in base salary and $700,000 in rights fees each year of the contract. The agreement runs through Aug. 31, 2025.

In his six years at the helm of his alma mater, Tadlock and his staff have returned the baseball program to a national power, collecting two Big 12 titles and three trips to the College World Series in five seasons. In 2018, the Red Raiders recorded 45 wins for the fourth time in five years and third-straight campaign, capping the season at 45-20.

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August 10, 2018