NMSU to increase Chris Jans’ retention bonus

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After another successful season, New Mexico State University is making sure men’s basketball coach Chris Jans returns for another season.

Jans got a retention bonus of $159,000 after Nov. 1, 2018. He is due for another bonus in December of 2019.

According to the Las Cruces Sun-News, Athletic Director Mario Moccia says they have secured enough private donations to boost the retention bonus to $244,000 should Jans return for a third season.

Jans led the New Mexico State Aggies to the NCAA Tournament where they lost in the first round 78-77 to the Auburn Tigers.

The Aggies finished the season with 30 wins and 5 losses.

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