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Brey Signs Contract Extension

Mike Brey, the third all-time winningest coach in Notre Dame basketball history and currently the third-longest tenured coach in the BIG EAST Conference, has agreed to terms on a new 10-year contract that will take the veteran coach through the 2021-22 campaign. Stay with HoopDirt for the latest college basketball coaching news and rumors.

Gallaudet University Hires Coach

Brendan Stern has been named head coach at Gallaudet Univeristy. Stern ascends to the top position of the GU men’s basketball program after playing four years as an undergraduate, served as an assistant coach for three years and most recently guided the Gallaudet women’s basketball program for one season. Stay with HoopDirt for the latest

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Penn adds assistants

The University of Pennsylvania’s John R. Rockwell Head Coach of Men’s Basketball, Jerome Allen, has announced the hiring of Ira Bowman and Jason Polykoff as assistant coaches with the program. Bowman replaces Mike Martin, who recently left Penn to become head coach at Brown, while Polykoff steps into a role filled the previous two years

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Alaska Fairbanks Assistant Steps Down

Alaska Nanooks men’s basketball head coach Mick Durham announced that assistant coach Eric Stang has resigned from his post after two seasons to pursue other coaching and professional opportunities. Stay with HoopDirt for the latest college basketball coaching news and rumors.

OFFICIAL: Deane To James Madison

James Madison men’s basketball head coach Matt Brady announced Thursday the addition of longtime Division I head coach Mike Deane to an assistant position on his coaching staff beginning with the 2012-13 season. Stay with HoopDirt for the latest college basketball coaching news and rumors.

Missouri Hires Leitao

University of Missouri Head Basketball Coach Frank Haith announced his 2012-13 coaching staff has been completed with the hiring of Dave Leitao as an assistant coach on Friday. Leitao is the former Atlantic Coast Conference Coach of the Year and earned a pair of conferences championships while serving as the head coach at DePaul in

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MCC Hires Coach

Cedric Drake, who helped lead the Meridian Community College Eagles to a Region 23 championship during his playing days, is returning to his alma mater as MCC’s new men’s head basketball coach. Drake replaces Nathan Courtney, who recently accepted the head coaching job at Highland Community College in Illinois. Stay with HoopDirt for the latest

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Fox promoted at Davidson

Davidson men’s basketball coach Bob McKillop announced today that longtime assistant coach Jim Fox has been promoted to associate head coach. The 2012-13 campaign will be Fox’s 12th on the Davidson bench, a little over a decade of one of the most successful stretches in Davidson basketball history. The Wildcats have logged 242 victories during

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SVSU adds assistant

Saginaw Valley State University head men’s basketball coach Randy Baruth has announced the hiring of Chinedu Nwachukwu as the new assistant coach of the Cardinal men’s basketball program. Coach Chinedu is coming off his second season as an assistant coach at the University of Findlay. His primary responsibilities included managing the day-to-day operations of the

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OFFICIAL: Sadler to Kansas

Doc Sadler has been named the director of basketball operations at Kansas. Sadler replaces Barry Hinson who served in the position for two seasons. We first reported this in the "Daily Dirt" this morning: http://hoopdirt.com/blog/c6c8595e/daily-dirt-6-13-12/… Stay with HoopDirt for the latest college basketball coaching news and rumors.