Xavier Announces New Deal With Men's Basketball Head Coach Chris Mack
Xavier University Associate Vice President and Athletic Director Mike Bobinski announced today that the University has entered into a new agreement with men's basketball head coach Chris Mack through the 2017-18 season. Mack, a 1992 Xavier graduate, is beginning his third year as the XU head coach.
"This is the most comprehensive agreement we have ever offered to a head coach at Xavier University and we are pleased to do so," said Bobinski. "Chris (Mack) is much more than just one of the best young coaches in college basketball. We believe he is one of the best coaches in college basketball and that our program will excel both on and off the court under his leadership in the years ahead."
"I have said many times that the commitment from our administration has been paramount to our success in college basketball," said Mack. "Xavier is a special place and the support from (University President Fr.) Mike Graham, (Vice President) John Kucia, (Athletic Director) Mike Bobinski and the entire Xavier Community is overwhelming. As both an alum and the head coach, I am excited about the future of the Xavier basketball program."