Another day of camp in the books! Here's what I've heard...
• I have heard from a very reliable source that there are four finalists at RPI. It sounds like the final group includes: Brian Barnes (head coach Sage College – former RPI assistant), Mark Gilbride (head coach Clarkson), Kevin Byrne… [ read more » ]
Two separate sources have now confirmed to me that Grambling will hire Shawn Walker as their new head coach. Walker has spent the past twelve years as the head coach at Elizabeth City State (194-177). The connection here...new Grambling President Cynthia Warrick was formerly the Dean and Chief… [ read more » ]
Week two of camp is under way. Last week was brutal – all little kids. We billed this week as our “advanced skills” week – much better! We are actually teaching basketball, not baby sitting! Here are a few things that I’ve heard while teaching kids how to properly catch the ball while coming… [ read more » ]
The University of Illinois Board of Trustees approved a one-year contract extension and raise for Fighting Illini Head Basketball Coach John Groce on Thursday. The move will keep Groce on the Illini sidelines through the conclusion of the 2018-19 season. He also receives a $100,000 raise, improving… [ read more » ]
The “Key to Success: Coaches Clinic” will be a single day event hosted by Coach Marque Carrington (Founder) for men’s + women’s basketball coaches from all levels of the game. Within the larger context of game preparation and program development, the clinic will offer coaches the opportunity to… [ read more » ]
Track Us On Twitter!
HoopDirt and Twitter have now teamed up to provide you with even more up-to-the minute information. Anytime a new job, news story, or blog is added, it will also be updated on Twitter. If you follow us on Twitter, you will be instantly notified about the new info. Our feed is located at http://twitter.com/#!/hoopdirt. All you have to do is click the "follow" button and you will have access to our instant updates.
Find Us On Facebook!
HoopDirt has teamed up with Facebook to get you the most up-to-the minute news on college basketball coaching news and rumors. You can join the HoopDirt.Com fan page to be notified whenever the DirtKing or any of our other staff members posts an article, new job, or a hot rumor.