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Daily Dirt – 5/10/17

A few things that I’ve heard…   It sounds like the list of five candidates at Presbyterian has now been trimmed to three, and a second round of on-campus interviews will take place. Putting together a bunch of pieces here, but it sounds like Wofford associate head coach Dustin Kearns and Charleston Southern associate head

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Butler Hires Mike Schrage as Assistant Coach

Mike Schrage, whose coaching experience includes a combined 17 seasons at Stanford and Duke, has been named an assistant coach for Butler’s men’s basketball program. Coach Chris Holtmann made the announcement Thursday (May 12). Schrage (pronounced “SHRAWG-ee”) also arrives with ties to the region, graduating from Indiana University in 1998. “Our staff is very excited

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Daily Dirt – 5/2/16

A few quick things that I’ve heard so far today… Sounds like Butler assistant coach Michael Lewis will be hired as an assistant at Nebraska. He would replace Phil Beckner who departed for Boise State earlier this spring.  Lewis, who played at Indiana, has been on the Butler staff for the past five seasons. Duquesne associate

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Daily Roundup – 12/15/15

The Buffalo Business Journal has been running a series where they post the latest financial reports from Western New York’s private colleges.  Today, they published the actual form 990 that St. Bonaventure University submitted to the IRS.   The form itself is not very interesting to read – too many numbers for me, but it does list

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Butler Staff Update

Butler men’s basketball coach Chris Holtmann, coming off a successful first season, has added one assistant and retained another to complete his full-time staff for 2015-16.  Holtmann announced the appointments of former Illinois Special Assistant to the Head Coach Ryan Pedon as an assistant coach and former Butler graduate assistant Emerson Kampen as basketball analyst.

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HOT: Holtmann receives extension at Butler

Butler head Coach Chris Holtmann, who guided the Bulldogs to a very successful men’s basketball campaign in 2014-15, has been awarded a contract extension. The new deal signed by Holtmann extends the coach’s contract through the 2020-21 season. "We are very pleased to announce that we have reached a contract extension agreement with Chris," said

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