Notre Dame has officially locked up coach Mike Brey into the next decade. Brey agreed to a 10-year contract extension that runs through the 2021-22 season. He has been with the program since 2000, posting a record of 260-and-132. Brey had led the Irish to six straight 20-win seasons and eight NCAA Tournament berths in his 12 years at the helm.
The 53-year-old has been named Big East Coach of the Year three times during his tenure at Notre Dame :place> jail yesterday on charges of arson of a residence and insurance fraud was 57-year old Wade Sowers. He was released after posting a 100-thousand dollar bond. His 49-year old wife Kathy Joan Sowers was arrested and arraigned on insurance fraud and obstruction of police charges. She was released on $50,000 bond.