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Jim Roffler Retires as Head Coach at LCC

A new chapter awaits one of the most successful basketball coaches in the Northwest.  Jim Roffler has decided to retire from coaching after 26 years as the head men’s coach at Lower Columbia College. Roffler leaves a legacy where he led the Red Devils to a record of 546-241, a 71% winning percentage.    “I’d

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BREAKING: Scott Pera Named Head Coach at Rice

Rice has acted quickly to promote Scott Pera to head coach replacing Mike Rhoades. The University posted this video on their Twitter of  the AD announcing Pera’s hiring to the team (pretty cool to watch). More on this when Rice issues their press release.

Coaching Veteran, Navy Assistant Ernie Nestor Retires

Navy men’s basketball assistant coach Ernie Nestor is retiring after coaching college basketball for 40 seasons. Nestor served as a head coach at both George Mason and Elon, and has spent the last five seasons as an assistant at Navy on head coach Ed DeChellis’s staff. “This is a great opportunity to express my appreciation

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PDF: Calipari Contract Extension Details

Kentucky Head Coach John Calipari inked a two-year contract extension on Monday. Here is a PDF of the Amendment as well as a PDF of Coach Calipari’s updated contact terms. The amendment to Calipari’s contract extends his deal from March 30, 2022 to March 30, 2024. Calipari’s total guaranteed compensation – including base salary, media/endorsement

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The Coach’s Insight with Richie Schueler featuring Fordham University Assistant Coach Ali Ton

In this week’s ‘The Coach’s Insight’, Richie Schueler gains a European perspective on player development from Ali Ton (Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach at Fordham University), discussing fundamental work as well as the different ways skills are taught. View past Episodes of The Coach’s Insight: Episode 1: HoopDirt.com’s DirtKing Adam Nelson Episode 2: Cal State Fullerton Associate Head

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