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Watch: Villanova Wildcats coach Jay Wright congratulated for 500th win by Tom Izzo, Rick Pitino, Rollie Massimino, Bob Huggins and Jim Boeheim

Some of the best coaches in America wished Wright well on the milestone.

NCAA Basketball: Villanova at Xavier Frank Victores-USA TODAY Sports

After the Villanova Wildcats’ defeat of Xavier on Saturday, ‘Nova coach Jay Wright hit a huge milestone in his career.

Wright picked up his 500th career coaching win with the ‘Cats besting the Musketeers in the process. He becomes the 63rd coach ever to hit at least 500 victories in his career, and there’s sure to be plenty more on the way.

Following the win, some of the best coaches in America sent their congratulations over to the ‘Nova head coach, as seen in the video below. As the great Warner Wolf said, “Let’s go to the videotape.”

Congrats, Coach Wright!

(h/t FOX Sports)