According to a USAToday.com report, Utah’s Larry Krystkowiak is the nation’s eighth highest-paid coach in men’s college basketball at $3.39 million per year.
Krystkowiak ranks second in the Pac-12 behind embattled Arizona coach Sean Miller ($4,054,853).
Oregon’s Dana Altman ($2,700,000) and UCLA’s Steve Alford ($2,604,000) rank third and fourth, respectively.
Arizona State’s Bobby Hurley is fifth in the conference ($2,105,000).
Overall, Duke’s Mike Krzyzewski tops the national list with an annual salary of $8,982,325.
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