Dick Vitale Offers Congrats To Mitch

Siena Coach Mitch Buonaguro will be recognized along with nine of his college coach colleagues for his work with the Coaches vs. Cancer program in a pregame ceremony at home plate prior to the Yankee’s game against the Kansas City Royals on Wednesday. Coach Mitch along with MAAC rivals Tommy Dempsey of  Rider and John Dunne of Saint Peter’s will be honored, as well as Jim Boeheim of Syracuse , Mo Cassara  of Hofstra ,Matt Doherty of Southern Methodist, Mitch Henderson from Princeton University, Steve Lavin of St. John’s , newly named coach of George Washington University Mike Lonergan and Mike Rice of Rutgers.


Coach Mitch has long supported the Coaches vs. Cancer effort which teams up members of the National Association of Basketball coaches with the American Cancer Society to help in the fight against cancer.


When 4guysinblazers contacted beloved basketball analyst Dick Vitale who is well known for his support of the fight against cancer, for comment  he replied “Congrats to Mitch as that is super”.  We wish Congrats to Mitch as well !

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