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Kennesaw State Basketball Staff Update

Kennesaw State men’s basketball head coach Amir Abdur-Rahim finalized his coaching staff Wednesday, announcing the additions of Ben Fletcher, Tanner Smith, Pershin Williams and Griffin McHone. Fletcher will serve as the men’s basketball Associate Head Coach while Smith and Williams, both local Georgia products, have been named Assistant Coaches. McHone will serve as the new

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Daily Dirt – 5/17/19

Some quick hitters to wrap-up the week… I have heard that Tanner Smith will become an assistant at Kennesaw State. He has spent the past three seasons as the Director of Basketball Operations at Mississippi State. He played collegiately at Clemson, and later overseas. Smith also spent time on the staff at Charlotte. I have

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Daily Dirt: Weekend Edition – 4/14/19

I’m not a hockey guy, but enjoyed watching the Bruins beat the Maple Leafs while sitting in a sports bar in Toronto. A lot of unhappy blue shirts at the end of the night. At least the Raptors played well… Anyway, a bunch of things going on this weekend. A bit of an abbreviated version

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Kennesaw State’s Al Skinner Resigns

Kennesaw State University head men’s basketball coach Al Skinner has announced his intention to step down at the conclusion of the 2018-19 season. “We certainly appreciate the time Coach Skinner has spent at Kennesaw State,” said Director of Athletics Milton Overton. “He has invested in the lives of countless student-athletes over the years and we wish him the

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OFFICIAL: Cox Named Assistant at Kennesaw State

The Kennesaw State men’s basketball team has named Stephen Cox the program’s newest assistant coach, head coach Al Skinner announced. Cox joins the Owls after previously serving as the head coach at Thomas University for two seasons. “I am very fortunate to have Stephen on my staff,” Skinner said. “He brings a work ethic that

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Cox Resigns as Head Coach at Thomas U.

The Thomas University athletics department announced today the resignation of Stephen Cox as the Night Hawk men’s basketball head coach. The former Night Hawks coach will pursue other coaching opportunities.  HoopDirt.com reported yesterday that he would be joining Al Skinners staff at Kennesaw State.  This announcement won’t be made official until June 1st. During his

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Daily Dirt – 5/19/15

Here are a bunch of things that I’ve heard… Kim English will be headed to Tulsa to join Frank Haith’s staff as an assistant.  English played at Missouri for Haith in 2011-12, and was a 2nd round pick by the Pistons in the 2012 NBA Draft.  He has been playing overseas since then.  The official

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Daily Dirt – 5/12/15

A lot of things going on – BUSY day already!  Here’s what I’ve heard… Spoke to a great source last night about possible assistants for Al Skinner at Kennesaw State.  Two names that were mentioned were Michael Cotton and Carlton Owens.  Cotton played for Skinnner at Boston College and is currently an assistant at NC

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Daily Dirt – 4/29/15

A bunch of things that I’ve heard so far today… I can confirm that recently fired Kennesaw State head coach Jimmy Lallathin will become the head coach at St. Xavier HS in Cincinnati.  Lallathin spent the last year and half as the head coach at Kennesaw State.  He was an assistant at KSU before he

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