JUCO DIRT: Pratt CC Hires Former DI Head Coach

HoopDirt.com can confirm that Pratt CC (KS) has hired Max Good as the new head men’s basketball coach. He will replace Jesse Shaw who resigned back in March. Good has been the head coach at Eastern Kentucky (1981-89), UNLV (2000-01), Bryant (2001-08), and Loyola Marymount (2009-14). The veteran head coach has garnered many awards during

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Eastern New Mexico Search Update

Back on March 28th, I reported on some of the candidates that I had heard surrounding the opening at Eastern New Mexico (Daily Dirt II – 3/28/16).  I have now heard from great sources who have told me that the final group includes: Vinay Patel (head coach Oklahoma City University), Houston Reed (head coach Otero

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Earlier this morning, I mentioned that NJCAA DII Fayetteville Tech CC (NC) has hired Brian Hurd as their Inaugural head men’s basketball coach (Daily Dirt – 3/29/26). I can now confirm that another North Carolina Junior College has made a hiring… Johnston Community College (Smithfield, NC) is also starting a basketball program, and they have named Jason Johnson

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Daily Dirt – 3/29/16

Here are some things that I’ve heard… On Sunday, I mentioned Columbia head coach Kyle Smith and his involvement at San Francisco (Daily Dirt – Easter Edition).  Smith’s name is now on fire there, and KPIX-TV’s Dennis O’Donnel has gone as far as tweeting that Smith is expected to be named the head coach at

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JUCO DIRT – 3/21/16

Two quick things that I’ve heard from the JUCO world… It sounds like veteran head coach Mike Ray has retired at NJCAA DI Lincoln Trail College (IL).  He has been the head coach at LTC since, 2012, and has also worked at Vincennes (IN), and Wabash Valley.  Ray led the Statesmen to a 19-12 (13-5) record

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JUCO DIRT: Mueller Resigns as Head Basketball at Bismarck State (ND)

HoopDirt.com has learned that Joe Mueller has resigned as the head basketball coach at Bismarck State College (ND).  The BSC alum just wrapped up his third year as the school where his squad finished 11-17 (4-8).  Mueller was 38-45 overall during his tenure.  The official announcement is expected later this afternoon.