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Tony Bennett Now Has More Money Than You

Wednesday, April 1st, 2009

The University of Virginia has announced that it reached "a memorandum of understanding" with new men's basketball coach Tony Bennett on a five-year contract worth $1.7 million annually. Bennett will also receive a $500,000 signing bonus and another $500,000 if he remains with the Cavaliers for all five years. Bennett has ...

Left His Heart in Pullman

Monday, March 31st, 2008

Since when does a second-year head coach plying his trade in the basketball equivalent of a "one stoplight town" of Pullman, Wash., have the nerve to turn down one of college basketball's peach posts?Tony Bennett did just that telling Indiana University, "Thanks, but no thanks."Bennett, 38, is one of the ...