The Atlanta Tipoff Club has announced that Villanova Wildcats head coach Jay Wright has been named one of the 15 semi-finalists for the Naismith Coach of the Year award.
Wright, who won the award in 2006, has 'Nova ranked #4 nationally and lead the 'Cats to clinching the Big East regular season Championship with two games to play.
Finalists will be announced on March 19; the winner will be announced on April 5.
Men’s College Coach of the Year- Semifinalists
|Mike Brey||Notre Dame|
|Ben Jacobson||Northern Iowa|
|Steve Prohm||Murray State|
|Wayne Tinkle||Oregon State|