Mittie leaves TCU for Kansas State

By The Sports Network
March 18, 2014 - 5:03pm

Manhattan, KS ( - Jeff Mittie is leaving TCU for Kansas

Mittie was named the ninth head women's basketball coach at Kansas State on Tuesday.

The 47-year-old Mittie agreed to a five-year contract that will pay $375,000 the first year with $25,000 annual increases each year remaining on the contract. He will also receive a $140,000 signing bonus.

Mittie replaces Deb Patterson, who was fired last week after 18 seasons. Patterson guided the Wildcats to a record of 350-226 with a pair of Big 12 titles and nine NCAA Tournament appearances.

Mittie put together a 303-175 record in 15 years at TCU. He has achieved an overall record of 45