Leading UF to its third Southeastern Conference title in the last four seasons will make Florida coach Billy Donovan a little heavier in the wallet heading into March.
Donovan will receive a $50,000 bonus for winning the SEC regular-season crown, per terms of his contact.
It’s the first of many bonuses Donovan could earn in the coming weeks. Those include:
— a $50,000 bonus for an AP Top 10 finish.
— a $50,000 bonus for AP national coach of the year.
— a $25,000 bonus for AP SEC coach of the year.
— a $25,000 bonus for winning the SEC Tournament.
— a bonus of $37,500 for making the NCAA Tournament that can increase to $75,000 for reaching the Sweet 16, $100,000 for reaching the Final Four and $150,000 for winning the national championship.