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Chris Bartley Wins 300th Game

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The nationally-ranked WPI men’s basketball team went on the road and defeated Framingham State, 69-52, and delivered head coach Chris Bartley his 300th career win Thursday night at the Athletic Center. Four of Bartley’s milestones have come on the road. He began with his 100th at Coast Guard, continued with 200 at then-No. 3 MIT

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Brian Baptiste Achieves 600th Career Win

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University of Massachusetts Dartmouth head men’s basketball coach Brian Baptiste achieved his 600th career victory on Thursday evening, as the Corsairs completed a second-half comeback to overtake Bridgewater State on the road, 77-71. Baptiste becomes just the sixth active Division III men’s basketball coach to reach the career milestone   http://www.corsairathletics.com/sports/m-baskbl/2016-17/releases/20161201yojk7u

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OFFICIAL: Brendan Smith Named Basketball Operations Coordinator at Brown

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Following up on a rumor that HoopDirt.com posted back on 11/8 (Ivy League Dirt)… Brendan Smith has officially joined the Brown University basketball coaching staff as its operations coordinator after working for three years as an assistant coach at Philadelphia University. Smith worked at Philadelphia University from 2013 to 2016 under its Hall of Fame

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BRIAN BARONE: Self Awareness in Coaching…EPISODE 2 “Keeping The Dark Side Out”

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This post is a continuation of EPISODE 1- “Build Your Jedi Team…Consistent You Must Be”. It’s a further exploration of my reflections on the philosophical coaching/parenting masterwork that is “Star Wars.” Throughout all 9 Star Wars movies there is a “light” and a “dark” side. The young Anakin Skywalker was a “good boy” with the talent and potential to be a

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John Pigatti wins #300 at South Suburban College

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South Suburban College Head Coach John Pigatti won his 300th game of his career last night with a 74-55 victory on the road at Oakton CC. All 300 of Coach Pigatti’s wins have come at SSC and he now holds a 300-62 career record. Earlier this season, Pigatti was recognized as HoopDirt.com’s JUCO Coach of

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WEEK 2: HoopDirt.com Coach of the Week presented by The Hoop Group

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Congratulations to the following coaches who have been selected as the Week 2 HoopDirt.com Coach of the Week presented by The Hoop Group. The coaches are now eligible to receive the HoopDirt.com National Coach of the Year Award presented by the Hoop Group which will be announced at the conclusion of the 2016-17 college basketball season. All previous weekly winners can

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Coaching Change Made at NAIA DII Point Park University

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Very quietly, a coaching change has been made at NAIA DII Point Park University (PA). Long-time head coach Bob Rager was replaced earlier this month by assistant coach Gabe Bubon. Rager had been the head coach at Point Park for the past 27-seasons and collected 368 victories during his tenure. Bubon, who has been an

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Holy Cross Head Coach Bill Carmody Wins #300

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Holy Cross head coach Bill Carmody won the 300th game of his career last night, as his Crusaders defeated Harvard 63-52. Carmody, who is in his nineteenth season as a DI head coach, now holds a 300-258 career record. Last season was his first Holy Cross, and despite 15-20 record, he led his squad on

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BREAKING: Morehead State Suspends Head Basketball Coach Sean Woods

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Morehead State University officials announced today that head basketball coach Sean Woods has been suspended with pay, effective immediately. “Resulting from complaints received, the institution has begun an investigation involving the head basketball coach. While we continue through the formal process, we believe it is prudent to suspend the coach until the investigation is finished,”

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