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Mount St. Mary’s Basketball Search Update

Story: Adam Nelson (@HD_DirtKing) Been a busy week. Spending time at the NJCAA Convention in Charlotte, and trying to chase a bunch of stuff going on. Here’s a quick update on the search at Mount St. Mary’s…. I have heard from multiple sources that the final group to replace Dan Engelstad (departed to become an

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D3 DIRT: Nichols College set to open

D3 Nichols College will open as head basketball coach Brock Erickson is headed to UTRGV, where he will become the associate head coach. Erickson had spent the past three seasons at Nichols, where he put together a gaudy 73-14 (.839) record. He led his 2022-23 squad to a 26-6 (14-2 CCC) record and advanced to

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JUCO DIRT: Hutch set to open

Story: Adam Nelson (@HD_DirtKing) I can confirm that NJCAA D1 Hutchinson Community College (KS) head coach Tommy DeSalme is on the move and will become the head coach at Bartlesville (OK) HS. DeSalme has been at Hutch for the past three seasons where he has gone 75-28, including a 29-7 (20-4) mark this past season.

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DAILY DIRT – 4/12/24

Story: Adam Nelson (@HD_DirtKing) Catching-up on a bunch of things to close out a wild week… Most interesting name that I’ve heard so far at Florida A&M is former Arkansas / St. John’s / Missouri / UAB head coach Mike Anderson. The veteran coach is 437-256 (.631) in 21 seasons as a D1 head coach.

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REPORT: Kentucky zeroing in on Mark Pope

According to multiple reports, Kentucky is “zeroing in” on BYU head coach Mark Pope as John Calipari’s replacement. Pope is a 1996 Kentucky alum who played for four NBA teams following his graduation. He has spent the past five seasons at BYU where he has gone 110-52 (.679) including a 23-11 (10-8) mark this past

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