Florida gives football coach Jim McElwain an extension and raise

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GAINESVILLE, Fl. (AL.com) - Florida football coach Jim McElwain and basketball coach Mike White have agreed to lengthy contract extensions, the school announcedFriday.

McElwain's extension is for six years and $26.9 million, an average of $4.48 million per season. He is now under contract through 2022.

White's new deal is for six years and $16.3 million, an average of $2.71 million per season. He is now under contract through 2023.

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