A: His new five-year deal is worth roughly $185,000 a season. That would make him the lowest paid of all 10 Arizona assistant coaches. And it’s not fully competitive in the Big Sky. Idaho coach Paul Petrino is being paid $446,000 this season.
But it takes time for a FCS school like Southern Utah to built a bank account. A year ago, the Big Sky champs averaged just 9,538 in home attendance, which is basically a sellout-season at Eccles Coliseum in Cedar City.