U of M extends contract of Coach Mike Norvell

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MEMPHIS — The University of Memphis has extended the contract of head football coach Mike Norvell until 2021.

Norvell is heading into his second season.

According to the school, it has added $250,000 to the salary pool for staff.

In his first season, Norvell tied an FBS record for wins by a first-year coach.