Martelli agrees to four-year contract extension with Saint Joseph's

Updated: October 16, 2008, 4:14 PM ET
Associated Press

Phil Martelli


PHILADELPHIA -- Saint Joseph's coach Phil Martelli has agreed to a four-year contract extension that will keep him with the Hawks through the 2015-16 season.

Martelli is entering his 14th season at Saint Joseph's. He has a 261-152 overall record and is 132-76 in the Atlantic 10 Conference.

Saint Joseph's is coming off a 21-13 season. The Hawks reached the A-10 title game for the third time in four years but lost to Oklahoma in the opening round of the NCAA tournament.

Financial terms of the contract were not disclosed.

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