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JUCO Dirt…

Some things that I’ve heard from the junior college world… Chesapeake College – I can confirm that Allen Mitchell has been named as the head coach here.  He replaces Joel Dearring who resigned earlier this spring.  Mitchell has been an assistant at CC since 2010.  Before that, he spent 12 seasons on the staff at

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Daily Dirt – 6/12/15

A bunch of things to round-out the week… In yesterday’s Navy Dirt, I mentioned that Naval Academy Prep head coach Jeromy Yetter was the leader for the vacant assistant spot on Ed DeChellis’ staff.  I can now confirm that he has gotten the job.  Look for the official announcement shortly. I can confirm that former

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Engle Named Head Coach at Rainy River CC

Bill Engle has been named as the head coach at Rainy River Community College (MN).  He replaces Kris Babler who resigned earlier this spring due to an impending overseas deployment as a member of the United States Army Reserve.  Coach Engel’s coaching experience includes Head Boy’s Basketball Coach since 1995 for Griggs County Central High School

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Saturday Dirt – 6/6/15

Two schools who will name head coaches next week… Shaw University (NC) – NCAA DII – Joel Hopkins will be named as the new head coach at Shaw.  HoopDirt.com first mentioned Hopkins as the “hot” name here back on 5/12 (Daily Dirt – 5/12/15).  Hopkins was the head coach at Shaw in the early 2000’s

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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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