ASU's Sendek to get contract extension

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PHOENIX -- Arizona State University basketball coach Herb Sendek is expected to get a 1-year contract extension.

The Arizona Board of Regents is expected to approve the deal this Friday.

The coach's salary is expected to rise to $1.1 million annually. Sendek is entering his fourth season at ASU.

Last season, Sendek led ASU to 25 wins and their first NCAA playoff appearance since 2003.

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