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Villanova coach Jay Wright will receive the John R. Wooden Award’s “Legends of Coaching” honor April 6 at the fourth annual ESPN College Basketball Awards.
The honor recognizes coaches who exemplify Wooden’s high standard of coaching success and personal integrity.
Wright has a 386-161 record in 16 seasons at Villanova, including guiding the Wildcats to the 2016 NCAA championship. His career record of 508- 246 includes a 122-85 mark at Hofstra.
The announcement was made Tuesday by Wooden’s daughter Nan at the Los Angeles Athletic Club’s annual Wooden Award Tip-Off Luncheon.
—City News Service
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