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Lafayette gives Frank Tavani a contract extension

Published On: Jan 22 2014 06:20:53 PM EST   Updated On: Jan 22 2014 08:00:40 PM EST

The Lafayette football program has extended the contract of head coach Frank Tavani through the 2016 season.

 Two months after winning a Patriot League football championship, the Lafayette Leopards are rewarding their head coach with a contract extension. Frank Tavani is now signed on to be Lafayette's head coach through the 2016 football season. Tavani has been at Lafayette for 14 years as the head coach, and 27 years total.He'll now be there a few more after signing on the dotted line this week. Tavani and the Leopards beat Lehigh to win the Patriot League title this fall putting them in the FCS Tournament. Tavani also won titles as head coach in 2004, 2005, and 2006.