Dallas Morning News: Big 12 commissioner Bowlsby gets extension (Raider Buzz blog)

Big 12 Commissioner Bob Bowlsby has received a two-year contract extension through June 2019, the league announced Thursday.

The extension was approved by the Big 12 board of directors and finalized following the conference’s spring meetings last month. Financial terms were not available, but tax documents obtained by USA Todayindicated that Bowlsby, 62, had a base salary of $1.8 million in his first year on the job.

In a statement, Bowlsby said he was “humbled by the confidence, support and generosity of the board. I look forward to a bright future for the Big 12 and am very enthusiastic about continuing my service for at least another five years.”

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