LAS VEGAS, Nev. (NBC SPORTS) -- According to Matt Youmans of the Las Vegas Review-Journal, South Florida has been in contact with UNLV head coach Dave Rice and reportedly offered him a five-year contract worth $1.2 million per season.
Rice's salary at UNLV is close to $700,000. He touts a record of 71 wins and 32 losses as head coach at UNLV. Rice has been at the Mountain West school for three years and currently has aother three years left in his contract.
Rice was contacted by officials from South Florida after the school rescinded an offer to Manhattan’s Steve Masiello who failed a background check.