Saint Mary's Signs Randy Bennett to Six-Year Contract

The announcement that Saint Mary's College head men's basketball coach Randy Bennett has signed a new six-year contract was the subject of numerous stories in newspapers and on television broadcasts across the country.

"Signing Randy to a long-term contract comes at an exciting time for Saint Mary's," said Saint Mary's athletic director Carl Clapp. "Randy has done an outstanding job leading our men's basketball program over the past four years, and he is very deserving of this new contract."

The Saint Mary's Gaels won 25 games this season and were invited to the NCAA Tournament for the first time in eight years.

* Contra Costa Times
* SF Gate
* Inside Bay Area
* Sports Illustrated
* NBC4.TV Sports