Skysports.com understands Hull striker Mark Cullen has signed a new deal at the club.
Cullen is highly rated at the KC Stadium with the youngster emerging on the first-team scene at the back end of last season in the Premier League.
The former Newcastle youngster made three appearances in the Premier League last term, scoring in the 2-2 draw with Wigan.
Tigers boss Nigel Pearson is keen to keep hold of his best young talent and he has moved to secure the future of Cullen
The 18-year-old, whose previous deal was due to expire in 2012, has agreed a two-and-a-half year extension to keep him at Hull.