Newspaper article The Topeka Capital-Journal

Jeff Mittie Signs Contract Extension as K-State Women's Basketball Coach

Newspaper article The Topeka Capital-Journal

Jeff Mittie Signs Contract Extension as K-State Women's Basketball Coach

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MANHATTAN -- With two postseason appearances in his first two seasons, Kansas State women's basketball coach Jeff Mittie signed a contract extension through the 2021-22 season worth $3.56 million, athletics director John Currie announced Tuesday.

Mittie, who came to K-State from TCU, guided the Wildcats to the NIT in his inaugural year and this past season earned an NCAA Tournament berth. The Wildcats reached the second round of the NCAA tourney, beating George Washington before losing to No. 1 seed South Carolina to finish with a 19-13 record.

"We have made good progress in our two years here and we are excited about our team for next year," Mittie said. "Shanna (his wife) and I have enjoyed the Manhattan community and being a part of the K-State family. We appreciate John Currie, Jill Shields (executive associate AD) and the administrative team and their continued support of our women's basketball program, as well as the great K-State fans across the region that makes this one of the great women's basketball jobs in the country."

Mittie's deal valued at $3.56 million includes salary and retention bonuses. …

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