Mike Jensen: Former Villanova star Randy Foye convinced Jay Wright his voice on social justice issues was needed
PHILADELPHIA — It wasn’t a reflexive move.Jay Wright’s Twitter feed, going out to his 94,700 followers, typically is a celebration of Villanova basketball, with birthday wishes to ’Nova players past and present, and frequent updates of ’Nova alumni in the NBA. An NBA draft film evaluation of Saddiq Bey brought a tweet from Bey’s former coach: “Our man Saddiq is ready @NBA — a true worker — always #HumbleAndHungry.”“I want everyone to see what we’re trying to do in our Villanova family,” Wright said over the phone this week. “If that inspires somebody else, good.”Wright made it clear that withi...
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