Board Of Supervisors Approve Contract Extension For LSU's Orgeron

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Head coach Ed Orgeron celebrates with Mannie Netherly #28 and Jacory Washington #88 after their 22-21 win over the Auburn Tigers at Jordan-Hare Stadium on September 15, 2018 in Auburn, Alabama. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

The Board of Supervisors at LSU are approving a contract extension for football coach Ed Orgeron.

The extension was passed during this morning's meeting and will keep Orgeron in Baton Rouge through 2023 with a salary increase from $3.5-million to $4 million.

Previously, his contract was up at the end of the 2021 season.

The Tigers closed out the 2018-2019 season with a 10-3 record and a win at the Fiesta Bowl over UCF.

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