EAST LANSING, Mich. — Mark Dantonio is not the only coach in line to receive a multimillion-dollar check from Michigan State for his longevity and success.
As Tom Izzo was guiding the Spartans through the NCAA tournament in March, the parameters of a , to be paid in three years, were agreed upon.
. The Hall of Fame coach signed his new contract April 15 , with more perks beyond the significant retention money.
This is the first time Izzo’s contract has been substantially changed in nearly a decade. He signed his previous deal in 2009, and it had not been amended since 2010.
If he remains coach through April 30, 2022, he will receive the $4 million “in recognition of his long service to the University,”