Men's Basketball - Tue, Mar. 30, 2004
CHICAGO - Saint Xavier University head women's basketball coach Bob Hallberg and head men's basketball coach Tom O'Malley were both named co-winners of the NAIA Division I Women's and Men's Basketball Coach of the Year awards respectively by the Illinois Basketball Coaches Association Tuesday. They will both be formally honored for their awards at the 32nd Annual Hall of Fame Induction Dinner on Saturday, April 24, at Illinois State University in Normal, Ill.
The SXU women's basketball team finished the 2003-04 season with 26-10 overall record and made its second straight trip to the NAIA National Tournament in Jackson, Tenn. On the men's side, the Cougars completed its 2003-04 season with an overall mark of 25-11 and earned its fifth trip to the NAIA postseason tourney in the past six years.