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Jay Wright will remain as Villanova head coach

Despite rumors of being a candidate for the open Sixers head coaching position, the accomplished ‘Nova head coach will be on The Main Line

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Jay Wright won’t be leaving The Main Line anytime soon.

Despite rumors of him being a candidate for the open coaching position with the Philadelphia 76ers, Wright announced Wednesday that he isn’t intending on leaving the Villanova Wildcats any time soon. Wright tweeted out the announcement on his Twitter account:

With Wright’s adamance to remain as ‘Nova’s head coach, the Sixers’ head coach search resumes. And life goes on for Villanova with Wright at the helm.

Now if only this were as dramatic as that Mizzou head coaching search a few years ago...