TCU extends Patterson through 2024 season

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(TSX / STATS) -- TCU coach Gary Patterson has signed a contract extension through the 2024 season.

The school made the announcement shortly after the Horned Frogs (10-2) defeated Baylor 45-22 on Friday and clinched a spot in the Big 12 Championship game against Oklahoma, with a possible College Football Playoff berth on the line.

A tweet from the football program read "Stability. The winningest coach in Texas since 2000 gets a contract extension into 2024! #EyesUpKeepClimbing"

The contract terms were not disclosed.

Under Patterson, TCU has nine wins in 14 bowl game appearances, including a Rose Bowl win that capped a 13-0 season in 2010.

Patterson served as an assistant with the program for three years before taking over took over as the head coach in 2000. He has a 159-56 record at TCU and has coached the program in four different conferences: the Western Athletic Conference (2000), Conference USA (2001-2004), Mountain West Conference (2005-11) and the Big 12 (2012-present).

Updated November 24, 2017

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