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Highest-Paid College Basketball Coaches 2011

A total of 32 Division I basketball coaches earn more than a million dollars annually, according to USA Today. John Calipari, coach of the University of Kentucky basketball team has an annual salary o

A total of 32 Division I basketball coaches earn more than a million dollars annually, according to USA Today. John Calipari, coach of the University of Kentucky basketball team has an annual salary of $4 million, making him college basketball’s highest-paid coach and will keep him coaching the Wildcats through 2019.

The estimate don't include potential bonuses for national titles and other incentives.

Here's a look at some the top 10 salaries for Division I college basketball coaches:

1.John Calipari - $4 million

Institution: University of Kentucky

Career record: 500-151 (.768)

NCAA Tournament appearances: 11 , Titles: 0

9 2.Tom Izzo -$3.4 million

Institution: Michigan State

Career record: 374-151 (.712)

NCAA Tournament appearances: 13  ,  Titles: 1

8 3.Billy Donovan - $3.3 million

Institution: University of Florida

Career record: 388-165 (.702)

NCAA Tournament appearances: 10  ,Titles: 2

7 4.Bill Self - $3 million

Institution: University of Kansas

Career record: 436-150 (.744)

NCAA Tournament appearances: 12  ,  Titles: 1

6 5.Thad Matta - $2.5 million

Institution: Ohio State

Career record: 285-87 (.766)

NCAA Tournament appearances: 8 ,  Titles: None

5 6.Rick Pitino - $2.25 million

Institution: Louisville

Career record: 594-216 (.733)

NCAA Tournament appearances: 13 ,  Titles: 1

4 7.Mike Krzyzewski - $2.2 million

Institution: Duke

Career record: 894-282 (.760)

NCAA Tournament appearances: 26 ,  Titles: 4

3 8.Rick Barnes - $2.2 million

Institution: Texas

Career record: 518-252 (.673)

NCAA Tournament appearances: 18 ,  Titles: None

2 9.Roy Williams - $2 million

Institution: North Carolina

Career record: 634-161 (.797)

NCAA Tournament appearances: 20 ,  Titles: 2

1 10.Ben Howland - $2 million

Institution: UCLA

Career record: 355-179 (.665)

NCAA Tournament appearances: 8  ,  Titles: None

Source: USA Today,  ESPN, Forbes

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