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Recruits pleased with Dixon's extension

Recruits pleased with Dixon's extension

University of Pittsburgh Head Basketball Coach Jamie Dixon recently signed a contract extension. His new deal will keep him at the helm of the Panthers' basketball program through the 2012-13 season. The talks with 2006 recruits Gilbert Brown and Austin Wallace about Dixon's new deal.

"I feel really, really good about Coach Dixon given his extension," stated 6-foot-6 inch, 190 pound Gilbert Brown from South Kent Prep School in South Kent, CT. "My heart was always with Pitt. I would have come to Pitt with or without Coach Dixon, but having him in place makes me feel a lot better." Dixon has led the Panthers to a 76-22 record in three years. The Panthers have made three... Recommended Stories

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