UMaine Hockey’s Tim Whitehead Signs Contract Extension 

UMaine has extended the contract of hockey coach Tim Whitehead by three years.Whitehead has been the team’s coach for nine seasons.Athletic Director Blake James said under the extension, Whitehead will get the same $5,000 annual raise he has received every year since signing his last contract after the ’04 season. He is scheduled to make $180,000 next year.As the Maine coach, Whitehead has 199 wins, four appearances in the Frozen Four and two showings in the national championship game.