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J.T. Burton Named Head Coach at Motlow College

Former St. Catharine College head coach and University of Tennessee assistant coach James Tyler “J.T.” Burton has been named the new men’s basketball head coach at Motlow College, according to Athletic Director Tori Raby-Gentry. Burton will begin his duties immediately. Burton spent the past season as the Director of Player Development at Tennessee under former

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Troy Assistant Begley Named East Mississippi CC Head Coach

Troy University assistant men’s basketball coach Billy Begley has been named the basketball head coach at East Mississippi Community College, EMCC announced Thursday. Begley will return to EMCC after spending two years with the Trojans. During his tenure as an assistant coach, Begley worked primarily with the guards, including Sun Belt Conference Freshman of the

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JUCO DIRT: Dawson CC (MT) Finalists

I have heard from a great source that there are two finalists for the vacant Dawson CC (MT) job.  Both candidates are interviewing on campus today, and a decision is expected shortly.  The finalists are: Shelby Lindley – Spent the past two seasons as an assistant at East Mississippi CC.  Was also the assistant coach/interim

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Daily Dirt – 6/3/15

Today’s Daily Dirt… I have heard that the search for an assistant at Presbyterian has been narrowed to four.  Among the group is a DI video coordinator (believed to be the leader), a former DI operations guy, and two other assistant coaches.  Sounds like the official word will come any day.  I’ll go with the

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Daily Dirt – 6/1/15

Here are a some things that I’ve heard… The first name that has emerged surrounding the search to replace Steve Evans at LeMoyne is Patrick Beilein.  The former West Virginia Wesleyan head coach spent this past season in a player development / video coordinator role with the Utah Jazz.  Beilein was a 1,000 point scorer

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JC DIRT: Butler CC (KS) Finalists

I have now heard from two separate sources on the search to replace Mike Bargen at Butler CC (KS).  It sounds like BCC is down to three candidates to take over for Bargen who became an assistant at Bradley earlier this spring.  The finalists are: Brian Barone – Former Associate Head Coach UW-Green Bay.  

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Daily Dirt – 5/26/15

I hope everyone had a great Memorial Day weekend.  Here are a few things that I heard while manning the grill yesterday… I have heard that DII Shepherd University (WVa.) assistant Zach Thomsen will be named as the next head coach at SUNY Delhi.  Last season was Thomsen’s first at SU.  He also spent two

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JUCO Dirt…

Some things I’ve heard from the Junior Colleges… The search to replace assistant coach Josh Sash at State Fair CC (MO) is on.  The three names that I’ve heard are:  Adam Short (assistant coach Missouri West Plains), Evan Lavery (assistant coach Rock Valley College), and Matt Sherman (assistant coach William Jewell College).  Sash became an

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Daily Dirt – 5/15/15

Busy Friday here at HD….here are a bunch of things that I’ve heard… Sounds like there’s some movement on the administrative staff at Northern Arizona.  I have heard that Director of Basketball Operations Landon Cosby has departed.  He joined the NAU staff in 2014 after spending three seasons as an assistant at Salt Lake CC. 

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Daily Dirt – 5/13/15

Another busy day.  Here’s what I’ve heard… I have heard that Wright State assistant Chris Moore will be headed to Southeast Missouri where he will join new head coach Rick Ray.  Moore had been at Wright State for the past four seasons, and has also worked at Morehead State, Bellarmine, Indiana-Southeast, and Cincinnati. I can

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