New Orleans

New Orleans Dirt…

I have heard that the University of New Orleans will hire J.A. Anglin as their new Director of Basketball Operations. He would replace Corey Schmidt who is headed to Wake Forest as the Demon Deacons new Video Coordinator. Anglin spent last season at NAIA LSU Shreveport, where he helped lead the Pilots to a 23-11

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Wake Forest Dirt…

Following up on my Tweet from Vacationland earlier this morning… I can confirm that University of New Orleans director of basketball operations Corey Schmidt will be hired as the video coordinator at Wake Forest. Schmidt has been a member of the Privateers staff for the last four seasons, and has been part of a program

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Daily Roundup – 12/11/15

Oklahoma State head coach Travis Ford was ejected from his sons Stillwater (OK) High School game last night.  According to reports, Ford told the officials to “Blow your whistle,” and, “Do your job,” before being escorted out of the gym.  The night was not a total loss for the Ford family however…after chipping in 12

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OFFICIAL: Bailey to New Orleans

HoopDirt.com news sponsored by Dr. Dish Following up on a rumor that HoopDirt.com posted back on September 4th (New Orleans Dirt)…It has now been made official that Jody Bailey has been named as an assistant coach at the University of New Orleans. Bailey arrives in New Orleans after five seasons at Jacksonville College where he

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New Orleans Dirt…

I can confirm that NJCAA Jacksonville College (TX) head coach Jody Bailey will become an assistant at the University of New Orleans.  Bailey had been the head coach at Jacksonville since 2010 (96-62).  He has previously served as the director of basketball operations at Colorado, and the video coordinator at Air Force.  The official announcement

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New Orleans Names Bil Duany Assistant Coach

New Orleans men’s basketball head coach Mark Slessinger officially welcomed in his newest aid on Wednesday morning, naming Bil Duany as a Privateer assistant coach for the upcoming season. Duany spent last season as a graduate assistant at New Mexico State University where he worked primarily with the post players, film evaluation, life skills, and

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DBO Dirt…

Before I get into the dirt, I just wanted to clarify the Director of Basketball Operations abbreviation.  It is DBO, not DOBO like many of the younger guys like to refer to it.  I was an assistant at the DI level when this position was invented (and when most of the current DBO’s were in

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