Bennett elects to stay put at Washington State

Updated: April 8, 2008, 6:28 PM ET
Associated Press

SPOKANE, Wash. -- Tony Bennett will remain the basketball coach at Washington State University.

Bennett is the only coach to take the Cougars to two consecutive NCAA tournament appearances, and he has become a hot commodity among schools looking for coaches.

Bennett and Washington State issued a statement on Tuesday saying the coach would remain and looked forward to building for the future. Other details were not immediately available.


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