Report: UL preparing to enhance Napier’s contract to keep him in Lafayette

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LAFAYETTE, La. (KLFY) — Louisiana head coach Billy Napier has led the Ragin’ Cajuns to the Sun Belt Conference championship game in both of the two years he has been in Lafayette. He also helped the Cajuns earn their first 10-win season in program history.

With success like that, Napier’s name has been thrown around in the college football coaching carousel, suggesting that other programs are interested in hiring him.

Sports Illustrated’s Ross Dellenger tweeted that the Cajuns administration is proposing multi-year contracts for Napier’s staff and planning to enhance the contract extension made with Napier in October.

This comes after a report by stated that Louisiana Director of Athletics Bryan Maggard is preparing for a coaching search if Napier is hired elsewhere.

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