Lincoln Riley enters top 10 highest paid coaches in college football

Oklahoma head coach Lincoln Riley hoists the Big 12 Conference championship trophy after beating Texas 39-27 in the Big 12 Conference championship NCAA college football game on Saturday, Dec. 1, 2018, in Arlington, Texas. (AP Photo/Jeffrey McWhorter)

OU's head coach Lincoln Riley is taking home a hefty paycheck of $6 million in 2019 after his raise.

His pay will then increase every year after that will Riley also getting an additional $750,000 if the team makes it into the post season.

Riley is under contract with OU through January 31, 2024 with his pay looking like this:

2019- $6 million

2020- $6.15 million

2021- $7.3 million

2022- $7.45 million

2023- $7.6 million

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