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Former All-American and Successful Prep School Coach Danny Sancomb To Return to Wheeling Jesuit

WHEELING, WV, Aug. 1, 2007 ó Former Cardinal star basketball player and menís assistant basketball coach Danny Sancomb has agreed to return to Wheeling Jesuit University, this time to do double duty as athletic director and head menís basketball coach. When Sancomb was last part of the Cardinal menís staff, the University dominated the West Virginia Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (WVIAC) with back-to-back 20-win seasons, only the second time in the schoolís basketball history.

He replaces Jay DeFruscio, who moved on to the NBA Indiana Pacers this past June as an assistant to head coach Jim OíBrien, also a former WJU menís basketball coach.

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