Bowden, Purnell contracts released

By: associated press
By: associated press

MOUNT PLEASANT, S.C. (AP) -- Clemson football coach Tommy Bowden will receive more than $1.8 million a year under his newly signed contract.

Bowden's basketball counterpart, Oliver Purnell, will earn at least $775,000 per year under his new contract extension.

The school released details of the agreements Wednesday after Freedom of Information Act requests from The Associated Press and
other organizations.

Bowden's deal ties him to Clemson through the 2014 season. Purnell's new contract also binds him to the Tigers through 2014. is happy to provide a forum for commenting and discussion. Please respect and abide by the house rules:

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