Coach Jay Wright retires after 21 HOF years.
Surprisingly, unexpectedly… Villanova Men’s Basketball Head Coach Jay Wright has announced his retirement. The announcement has caused a shockwave across the college sports landscape.
Coach Wright states he will begin a new phase in his life. He will move up to the position of Advisor to the President of Villanova University.
Successor-in-waiting, Kyle Neptune, returns to Radnor to take the reins of the program. Neptune has 13 years experience in the Villanova system, 10 as Wright’s assistant coach. Neptune coached the A-10’s Fordham team last season…his 1st HC assignment. He raised the Rams from 2-12 in 2020-21 (Covid Season) to 16-16 this past season.
Congratulations on your decision to move on to the next phase in your life, Coach Wright. You will be missed by all: the Game itself, colleagues & adversaries, fans, friends, and History. Well done sir, well done indeed!
God Bless you Coach Jay Wright.
Fair Winds and Following Seas…Coach Wright.