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Murphy resigns as Assistant Basketball Coach at Creighton

OMAHA, Neb. (AP) — Preston Murphy, the Creighton assistant basketball coach who was on paid administrative leave since being named in an FBI investigation into college basketball, has resigned. A statement from Creighton said Murphy would be pursuing other opportunities in basketball. Murphy’s name had come up last spring in the federal trial of aspiring

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Creighton’s Murphy placed on Administrative Leave

Creighton assistant men’s basketball Preston Murphy has been placed on administrative leave by the university. The suspension follows a report from earlier today where Yahoo Sports identifies Murphy and Corey Barker of TCU as coaches who accepted $6,000 payments from middleman Christian Dawkins in the college basketball pay-for-play scandal. Creighton Athletic Director Bruce Rasmussen released the

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Paul Lusk Named Assistant Basketball Coach at Creighton

Former Missouri State men’s basketball head coach Paul Lusk has been named an assistant coach at Creighton University, Bluejay head coach Greg McDermott announced. Lusk joins Preston Murphy and Alan Huss as Creighton assistant coaches and replaces Darian DeVries on the Bluejay staff after DeVries was named head coach last Thursday at Drake University. “I’ve

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Daily Dirt – 5/14/15

Some things that I’ve heard… I have heard that Boston College assistant Preston Murphy is headed to Creighton.  Murphy worked for Jim Christian at BC for one season.  Before coming to The Heights, he was an assistant at his alma mater URI.  He will replace Patrick Sellers who joined Dave Leitao’s staff at DePaul earlier

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