Brown, who guided the Tigers to safety in the Championship after taking over full-time last December, is expected to sign the deal within 48 hours.
"It is great news for us. I am delighted," Pearson told the Hull Daily Mail. "The contract is being drawn up and hopefully Phil should be signing on Tuesday or Wednesday."
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