Marquette has Wainwright buzzing again

Updated: March 28, 2013, 2:35 AM ET
By Andy Katz

WASHINGTON D.C. -- Jerry Wainwright was done.

Done with coaching college basketball. Done with the garbage that comes when your team is losing, apathy settles in around the program and you become toxic to those around you.

His family had had enough of the stress.

"It wasn't fun anymore," Wainwright said. "The public was really hard on my family and to see what they go through. My son was on the staff. He lost his house. I didn't want to come back. I didn't want to coach basketball ...

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