- School Fordham University
Nick Restaino has been a college coach.t
Restaino was assistant coach at Lehman College in 1993-1994, then held a similar role at Manhattan College in 1994-1995. He came to Fordham University, his alma mater, as associate head coach for 7 years. He was the Recruiting Coordinator, helping sign Bobby Kingsbury for Fordham. In 2005, he became interim coach at Fordham and was named Atlantic-10 Conference Coach of the Year. In 2007, his team won 35 games, one shy of the school's record for the modern era. He decided to leave Fordham after a successful 31-23-1 campaign in 2011; Kevin Leighton replaced him.