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Steve Prohm’s contract released by ISU

 AMES — Iowa State, in accordance with an open records request, released Cyclones men’s basketball coach Steve Prohm‘s contract this afternoon.

 Per the contract, Prohm would receive an annual bonus of $250,000 each time his team reaches the NCAA Tournament Final Four; $100,000 for each regular season conference championship; $50,000 for each conference tournament title and each NCAA Tournament appearance, and $25,000 for each NCAA Tournament victory as well as each time he were to be named the Big 12 Coach of the Year. 

 Read the contract in its entirety (if you wish) here. 


Rob Gray


Rob, an Ames native, joined Cyclone Fanatic in August, 2014 after nearly a decade and a half of working at Iowa's two largest newspapers. He spent 10 years at the Des Moines Register and, after a brief stint in public relations, joined the Cedar Rapids Gazette as an Iowa State correspondent three years ago. Rob specializes in feature stories for CF.