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Archive: April, 2013

Giannini gets contract extension

Thursday, April 25, 2013, 2:25 PM
La Salle gave John Giannini a contract extension 3 years ago when it was not all that popular. The Explorers had just gone 12-18, a season after going 18-13. But there were extenuating circumstances. The rotation had been devastated by injuries. The university just gave its basketball coach another... Read more

Lower Merion's Reynolds commits to 'Nova

Tuesday, April 23, 2013, 3:00 PM
With the departure of 6-10 senior Mouphtaou Yarou, who averaged 9.5 points and 7.7 rebounds last season, Villanova's basketball team needed to add a big man. Especially since 6-11 Daniel Ochefu, who averaged 3.7 and 4.3 in just under 18 minutes a game as a freshman, remained the only player on the... Read more

Report: Villanova's Wright making $2.29 million

Monday, April 8, 2013, 12:57 PM
Villanova basketball coach Jay Wright’s salary is $2,290,346, 10th among coaches who made the NCAA Tournament, according to USA Today. Temple’s Fran Dunphy’s salary of $724,557 was 40th and La Salle’s John Giannini’s salary of $426,230 was 47th. Duke’s Mike Krzyzewski... Read more

Video: NCAA Final Four preview

Monday, April 1, 2013, 10:40 AM
The Syracuse Orange face the Michigan Wolverines, while the Louisville Cardinals face the Wichita State Shockers. CineSport's Noah Coslov and the Daily News' Dick Jerardi preview the Final Four. Read more
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