Sweet 16 payday: Which remaining coaches haul in the most cash?

Sweet 16 payday: Which remaining coaches haul in the most cash?
Oregon coach Dana Altman acknowledges players after cutting down the net after Oregon defeated UCLA 78-69 to win the championship NCAA college basketball game in the Pac-12 Conference tournament, Saturday, March 16, 2013, in Las Vegas. (AP Photo/Julie Jacobson)

If coaches' salaries had any bearing on team performance, then the University of Oregon Ducks would be in for a spanking in this Friday's Sweet 16 match up against the University of Louisville Cardinals.

The website celebritynetworth.com has put together a list of the NCAA's highest-paid coaches and the Cards Rick Pitino's $3.9 million annual salary crushes Dana Altman's compensation. Not that the UO coach's $1.8 million payday is anything to sneeze at.

Coach salaries: Pay for the 16 remaining NCAA basketball coaches

Even at nearly $5 million in total compensation, though, Pitino still isn't the top-paid Sweet 16 coach.