Lachlan Coote will remain with North Queensland until at least the end of 2018 after signing a two-year NRL contract extension.
Coote, who reportedly knocked back a higher and longer offer from the Roosters, has scored eight tries in 33 matches at the club since moving from Penrith at the end of 2014.
Lachlan Coote re-signs with Cowboys for another 2 seasons #ridemcowboys— NQ Cowboys (@nthqldcowboys) April 27, 2016
"I'm extremely pleased to remain a Cowboy," the fullback said. "I've had a memorable time here so far; we won the premiership last year; and I just love playing with these boys."