Chris Mack, who's been the Head Coach at Xavier since 2009, has accepted an offer to be the new Head Coach of the University of Louisville's basketball program. From ESPN's Jeff Goodman.
Louisville has agreed to a 7-year deal with Xavier’s Chris Mack worth about $4 million per season, sources told ESPN.— Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanESPN) March 27, 2018
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Not that it has been in doubt for the last 36 hours, but the news is now as official as it can be, Chris Mack is headed to Louisville.
According to multiple sources Mack is meeting with his team and informing them of his decision to make the move to Louisville.
Mack leaves Xavier as the school's all-time leader in coaching wins with 215. He was the 2018 Big East Coach of the Year as well as the 2011 Atlantic 10 Coach of the Year. He led the Musketeers to the Big East regular season championship this past season, as well as A-10 titles in 2010 and 2011. He won ten NCAA Tournament games while at XU, including runs to the Sweet 16 in 2010, 2012, and 2015 as well as a trip the Elite Eight in 2017.