OU defensive line coach Ruffin McNeill given 2-year, $560K deal

June 21, 2017

OKLAHOMA CITY — Lincoln Riley wasn’t the only notable Oklahoma football coach receiving a raise Tuesday.

The University of Oklahoma Board of Regents reviewed compensation for all nine Sooner assistants, including its newest addition.

Defensive line coach Ruffin McNeill, who last week became Riley’s first hire as head coach, was given a two-year contract worth $560,000 annually. He became the second-highest paid coach on