Northern Iowa head coach Ben Jacobson, left, stands with his bench during the first half of an NCAA tournament college basketball game against Wyoming in the Round of 64 in Seattle, Friday, March 20, 2015. (AP Photo/Ted S. Warren)
Ted S. Warren
April 01, 2015

DES MOINES, Iowa (AP) Northern Iowa coach Ben Jacobson has agreed to stay with the Panthers for another decade.

Northern Iowa spokesman Colin McDonough says Jacobson and the school have agreed to a contract extension through 2024-25.

McDonough says further details on Jacobson's new contract will be available later this week.

Jacobson has been at Northern Iowa for nine seasons. He led the Panthers to a school-record 31 wins and the Missouri Valley tournament title this past season.

Jacobson is 197-104 with the Panthers, who have finished among the top three of the Valley in five of the last six years.

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