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Updates from Indy…..

A couple of quick things I’ve heard while hitting the bars in Indy….. Pitt’s Tom Herrion interviewed at Marshall. Bobby Lutz (former HC at UNC-Charlotte), Jason Gee (assistant Cleveland St.), and Buzz Peterson (App. St.) will interview as well. Syracuse assistant Mike Hopkins has gotten involved at Charlotte. There appears to be a ton of

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Holy Cross

Sources are telling us that former BU coach Dennis Wolf has already interviewed for the open position. Next up is UMass Lowell head coach Greg Hernda, he will be meeting with Dick Regan on Monday.

Mooney Staying at Richmond

Chris Mooney withdrew as a candidate at Boston College to sign a contract extension at Richmond through the 2016-17 season. The contract will likely pay him around 700k a season.

Theus Interviewed at DePaul

Former Bulls star Reggie Theus interviewed for the DePaul job yesterday. Theus’ resume includes experience coaching in the NBA as a head coach with the Kings and currently as an assistant with the Timberwolves. He was also the head coach at New Mexico State for two years were he went 41-23.

Pittsburgh State Finalist

Pittsburg State wrapped up its on-campus interviews, below are the finalist. Kevin Muff- Cloud County Community College head coach Kyle Keller- University of Kansas video coordinator and former Oklahoma State assistant coach Jeff Hafer- Pitt State assistant coach Steve Tappmeyer- former Northwest Missouri State University head coach Jay Herkelman- Coffeyville Community College head coach Jay

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Tulane Rumors

With the resignation of Dave Dickerson on Wednesday Tulane Athletic Director Rick Dickson would like to hire someone quickly. Sources are saying he will be interviewing candidates here in indy. Here are some names that have been mentioned. Billy Kennedy- Murray State head coach, His name keeps coming up but he just signed a contract

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Iona candidates

Here are the names that are being mentioned to replace Kevin Willard at Iona. Fran Fraschilla – former head coach at Manhattan, St. John’s, and New Mexico. Interviewed with Iona AD Pat Lyons yesterday. Norm Roberts – former Head Coach at St. John’s. Dennis Wolff – former Head Coach at Boston University. Joe Jones –

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Boston College update

Interviews are underway at BC to replace recently fired Al Skinner. Yesterday, Fairfield Head Coach Ed Cooley (a former BC assistant) and Cornell Head Coach Steve Donahue met with AD Gene DeFilippo. Today, DeFilippo is expected to meet with Richmond Head Coach Chris Mooney and Northeastern Head Coach Bill Coen (another former BC assistant.) Harvard’s

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Assistants on the move

Some shuffling going on among the ranks of assistant coaches. Here are a few things that I’ve heard while in Indy: Kevin Williard is bringing his entire staff with him from Iona. Shaheen Holloway, Dan McHale and Steve Sauers will all make to the move to the Big East with Willard. Holloway is played at

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Marshall rumors

The search is underway at Marshall to find a replacement for recently departed Donnie Jones. Athletic Director Mike Hamrick is in charge of the search, and being very tight lipped about it. Here are some of the names that I’ve heard from various sources: Mark Cline – Assistant Coach Oklahoma. He’s a Williamson, W.Va. native.

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BREAKING: Dickerson out at Tulane

I have just heard from a reliable source that Dave Dickerson is out as the Head Coach at Tulane. The Green Wave were 8-22 this past season and Dickerson had a record of 68-84 in 5 seasons at the helm. Expect the official announcement shortly.

Wisconsin-Green Bay names

It’s definitely early in this search, but here are some of the names that I’ve heard so far at UWGB: Brian Wardle – Assistant Coach UWGB. Has been on the staff for the past 5 seasons. Our sources are telling us that the other assistants (Angres Thorpe and Jason Kaslow are going to Toledo with

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