Boston College Men’s Basketball Coaching Search Odds

Here are VERY early opening odds on the search at Boston College. This is a very important search for new Eagles AD Pat Kraft. He has brought on Bob Beaudine from Eastman + Beaudine to help with this one.  Opening odds are high because there is no legit info coming out of Chestnut Hill yet. Will update this one as the search progresses.

Boston College Men's Basketball Coaching Search Odds

OddsNameCurrent JobNotes
12/1John BeileinFormer head Coach Michigan / Cleveland CavsVeteran head coach went 278-150 in 12 seasons at Michigan. Took Wolverines to 2 National Championship games.754 wins at the college level.
15/1James JonesHead Coach - Yale University333-280 (.543) in 21 seasons at Yale. 5x Ivy League regular season championships - 3X COY.
15/1Howard EisleyAssistant Coach - MichiganBoston College alum. Played in the NBA for 12 season, coached in the league for 9 seasons.
20/1Porter MoserHead Coach - Loyola (Chicago)Led 11th seed Loyola to the 2018 Final Four. 181-140 (.564) in 10 seaons at Loyola. Has also been the head cach at Little Rock + Illinois State.
25/1Micah ShrewsberryAssociate Head Coach - PurdueSpent 2013-19 as an assistant with the Celtics. Was also an assistant to Brad Stevens at Butler.
25/1John Thompson IIIFormer Head Coach - Georgetown + Princeton346-193 (.642) in 17 seasons as a D1 head coach. 2013 Big East COY.
30/1Bill CoenHead Coach - NortheasternFormer assistant on Al Skinner's staff at BC. 250-221 (.531) at NU. 2x CAA tournament champs 2018 CAA COY.
35/1 John Becker Head Coach - University of Vermont 229-95 (.707) in 10 seasons at UVM. America East Coach of the Year (2014, 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020)
40/1 Mark Schmidt Head Coach - St. Bonaventure Boston College alum. 241-183 (.568) in 14 seasons at St. Bonaventure. 2016 A-10 COY.
42/1Ryan OdomHead Coach - UMBC2017-18 AE Champs. Led UMBC to first-ever #16 vs #1 NCAA tournament upset vs Virginia. 2020-21 AE COY.
45/1Dennis GatesHead Coach - Cleveland StateHas turned Cleveland State around in just two years - won back-to-back Horizon League COY awards.
50/1 Mike RhoadesHead Coach - VCU78-41 (.655) in 4 seasons at VCU. 322-169 (.656) overall with stops at Rice + D3 Randolph-Macon
600/1Brad StevensHead Coach - Boston CelticsTiming won't be right - will be getting calls from Bloomington soon though.
750/1Rick PitinoHead Coach - IonaRisk / reward too high for new AD Pat Kraft with this one.
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