SBU Names New Basketball Coach

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ALLEGANY, N.Y. — St. Bonaventure University announced yesterday its selection of Mark Schmidt as men’s basketball coach.

Schmidt, who replaces Anthony Solomon, has served as head coach at Robert Morris University in Moon Township, Pa., since 2001.

Sr. Margaret Carney, SBU’s president, said that in Mark’s remarks, he commented that he is happy to be returning to work at a Catholic school. Schmidt held coaching positions at Xavier University in Xavier, Ohio, Loyola University in Baltimore and St. Michael’s Univerisity in Vermont.

Details about the coach are available on St. Bonaventure’s athletic site (below).