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Roman Takes Over at Southeast Missouri

Zac Roman has been named Acting Head Coach at Southeast Missouri. He takes over for Scott Edgar who has been suspended pending an NCAA investigation. Roman is in his 2nd year at Southeast Missouri and previously served as an assistant and interim head coach at Johnson County Community College. From what I’ve heard, Edgar would

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Martelli Signs Extension

St. Joe’s Head Coach Phil martelli has signed a contract extension that will keep him at the school through the 2015-2016 season. Financial terms of the deal were not disclosed. Martelli has been named the Atlantic 10 Coach of the Year four times and in 2004, was the National Coach of the Year after guiding

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Vassar Adds Assistant

Vic Aujla, a 2008 graduate of Morgan State has joined the staff at DIII Vassar College in NY. He is reunited with Del Harris, the current Vassar Head Coach, who was an assistant at Morgan State when Aujla played there. A native of Montreal, Quebec, Aujla coached at the Elite Hoops Academy in 2008, and

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Maine Looking For Assistant

Typically we don’t see a lot of open jobs at this time of the year. Here’s one from the America East….. The University of Maine is seeking applications for the position Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach/Lecturer in Physical Education. This is a full-time, fiscal year appointment. Qualifications: BA degree required; demonstrated knowledge of and commitment to

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Centenary (NJ) Hires Assistant

Ed Ryan, an assistant last year at Rutherford High School has joined the staff at DIII Centenary College. He graduated in 2006 from Misericordia where he played for current Centenary head coach Enrico Mastroianni, who was the associate coach at the time.

Trinity (CT) Coach Retires

Stan Orgodnick has resigned as the Head Basketball coach at Trinity College. Ogrodnik compiled a 478-186 (.720) record to go along with seven NCAA Tournament bids (including last season), four ECAC Division III New England titles, and eight consecutive appearances in the NESCAC Championship Tournament. Last season, the team finished with a 21-7 overall record,

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Kansas Hires Administrative Assistant

Barry Hinson, the former head coach at DI Missouri State has accepted the position of administrative assistant on Bill Self’s staff at Kansas. Hinson, who was at Missouri State for the past nine seasons also served as an assistant under Self at Oral Roberts.

Colby Hires Assistant

Former Colby standout Nick Farrell has been hired as an assistant at his alma mater. The 2007 graduate is the 24th all-time leading scorer at Colby with 1,087 points.

Upcoming clinics

Two good basketball clinics are coming up if you live in the Northeast. Seton Hall Head Coach Bobby Gonzalez his staff will be conducting a clinic on Sunday 10/19. http://www.shupirates.com/ViewArticle.dbml?ATCLID=1599186&am… Harvard’s Tommy Ammaker will host a clinic on Saturday October 25th. Joining Coach Ammaker will be Former NBA head coach Jeff Van Gundy. http://www.gocrimson.com/ViewArticle.dbml?SPSID=41123&SP… Both

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Seton Hall Rounds Out Staff

Seton Hall Head Coach Bobby Gonzalez has added Dennis Kazimir and Rodrick Rhodes to his staff for the 2008 – 2009 season. Kazimir will assume the role of Director of Basketball Operations. He was most recently an assistant at Tiffin College. Rhodes, a five year NBA veteran and former Kentucky and USC star, will be

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