PROVO — BYU's Dave Rose has decided not to pursue the head coaching job at the University of Oklahoma.

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Rose was contacted by Oklahoma officials about the school's coaching vacancy, but he told them Tuesday that he is not interested.

Meanwhile, BYU is preparing to offer Rose a new contract that is expected to increase his salary significantly.

Rose has compiled a 159-45 record in six seasons at the helm. He is the program's all-time leader in winning percentage (.783) and second in all-time wins behind Stan Watts, a member of the basketball Hall of Fame.

This season, Rose guided BYU to its fourth Mountain West Conference championship, its first Sweet 16 appearance in 30 years, and a school-record 32 victories.