Chattanooga head coach Jim Foster watches from the bench in the first half of an NCAA women's college basketball tournament game against Pittsburgh in the round of 64 Saturday, March 21, 2015, in Knoxville, Tenn. (AP Photo/Mark Humphrey)
Mark Humphrey
June 02, 2015

CHATTANOOGA, Tenn. (AP) Chattanooga coach Jim Foster has received a two-year extension to a contract that now runs through the 2020-21 season.

Foster, a member of the Women's Basketball Hall of Fame, is 58-8 at Chattanooga and has reached the NCAA Tournament each of his two seasons. The Mocs are undefeated n Southern Conference play under Foster.

The coach said In a university release Tuesday that he's ''happy to be in a great place, a great city with great people.''

Chattanooga went 29-4 this past season and defeated Tennessee and Stanford, the school's first two victories over top-10 opponents. The Mocs lost 51-40 to Pittsburgh in the first round of the NCAA Tournament.

Foster, 66, owns a career record of 841-315 in 37 seasons at St. Joseph's, Vanderbilt, Ohio State and Chattanooga.

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