Report: Utah Head Coach Larry Krsytkowiak Has Given Over $210,000 To School, McLendon Fund
SALT LAKE CITY, Utah – Utah men’s basketball head coach Larry Krystowiak is giving back to the school and the McLendon Fund during the pandemic.
According to Stadium college basketball reporter Jeff Goodman, Krystkowiak has given over $210,000 of his salary to various outlets.
Goodman reported that Krystkowiak gave $100,000 to the University of Utah back in April. Then another $110,000 to the school that is divided up with $50,000 each going to athletics and the emergency fund while contributing $10,000 to the minority fund.
On top of that, Krystkowiak took a five percent salary reduction due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Former Ute and current Los Angeles Lakers forward Kyle Kuzma posted on Twitter calling his former coach a “class act.”
It is also reported that Krystkowiak has given $16,500 to the McLendon Fund. The Minority Leadership Initiative will provide minorities a jump start to their careers through practical experiences, opportunities to build their network and instilling the values of John McLendon which is Integrity, Education, Leadership and Mentorship. Each Pac-12 coach will make contributions to the McLendon Fund.
According to USA Today, Krystkowiak is the second highest paid coach in college basketball and the second-highest paid coach in the Pac-12. He is set to make $3,762,876.
- Dixie State Football Team Pulls Woman To Safety After Her Hair Gets Caught In Rappelling Rope - KSL Sports (pageviews: 3423)
- Report: Big Ten Conference Cancels 2020 Football Season - KSL Sports (pageviews: 2082)
- Dixie State Football Pulls Woman To Safety After Her Hair Gets Caught In Rappelling Rope - KSL Sports (pageviews: 2002)
- Report: Power 5 Conference Commissioners Discussing No Football In Fall - KSL Sports (pageviews: 1452)
- BYU Lands Commitment From WR Quenton Rice - KSL Sports (pageviews: 1176)
- Gobert a DPOY Finalist, Mitchell Questionable, Teams Mad At Jazz - KSL Sports (pageviews: 765)
- BYU Lands Commitment From WR Quenton Rice - KSL Sports (pageviews: 550)
- Report: Power 5 Conference Commissioners Discussing No Football In Fall - KSL Sports (pageviews: 421)
- BYU Hall Of Fame QB Jim McMahon Announces Upcoming Documentary On His Life - KSL Sports (pageviews: 382)