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Western Kentucky Dirt…

I have heard from a great source that William Monts has been hired as the Director of Basketball Operations at Western Kentucky.  Monts has spent the past two seasons as the head coach at Warren Wilson College (NC).  Before becoming the head coach at WWC, Monts was an assistant at Georgia Southwestern State, and before that spent

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Baba Diallo Named DBO at DePaul

DePaul basketball coach Dave Leitao announced today that Baba Diallo has been added to the staff as assistant director of basketball operations. Diallo spent the last two seasons as a graduate assistant at Tulsa. “Baba will be a valuable asset for our program in this support role,” said Leitao. “After working with him last year

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Gallagher Announces Staff Changes at Hartford

Sixth-year head men’s basketball coach John Gallagher and the University of Hartford men’s basketball team have announced changes to the Hawks’ coaching staff for the upcoming 2015-16 season. Tom Devitt, previously the director of basketball operations, has been named an assistant coach. Former Hawk standout Jaret von Rosenberg will join the staff as an assistant

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Goodson Promoted to DBO at Texas Tech

Steven “Zo” Goodson has been promoted to Director of Operations Texas Tech. He is in his third stint with head coach Tubby Smith. He served as the assistant director of basketball operations and director of player development for the past two seasons. He is in charge of player personnel and will oversee player development, as well

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Bryant College Dirt…

A couple of moves have been made at Byrant University… DBO Frankie Dobbs has been elevated to assistant coach.  He replaces Al Skinner who became the head coach at Kennesaw State back in early May.  Dobbs is the son of current Bryant Associate head coach Frank “Happy Dobbs, and was a 1,000 point scorer as

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Former Virginia Tech Head Coach Named DBO at Miami

University of Miami men’s basketball head coach Jim Larrañaga has completed his 2015-16 staff with the addition of James Johnson as the team’s director of basketball operations. “JJ and I have been good friends for 10 years. My staff and I thoroughly enjoyed working with him for our two years together at George Mason, and

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North Dakota Dirt…

North Dakota Head Coach Brian Jones will promote Director of Basketball Operations Jeff Horner to assistant coach.  He will replace Jason Shay, who became an assistant at East Tennessee back in April.  Horner was a high school coach in Iowa before joining the UND staff in 2014. The former Mr. Basketball in the state of Iowa

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Tulsa Names Dave Reiter Director of Basketball Operations

University of Tulsa Head Basketball Coach Frank Haith announced today the hiring of Dave Reiter as Director of Basketball Operations. Reiter worked with Haith and the University of Missouri basketball program from 2012-14, where he served as assistant athletics director for strategic communications. During his tenure, Reiter served as the media contact for basketball and

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Mattox Promoted to DBO at Morehead State

Jonathan Mattox, who has spent the past two seasons as a graduate manager for Morehead State men’s basketball, has been promoted to a full-time director of operations.  He will continue to handle a variety of behind-the-scenes tasks and administrative duties for the Eagles. “Jonathan has done a terrific job the past two seasons, and we’re

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