San Diego

San Diego Search Update…

On Monday, I mentioned five names that I’ve heard at San Diego (SAN DIEGO DIRT). I’ve now heard a few other names that should be added to the list. The updated list should include: Boise State assistant Mike Burns (former assistant at San Diego / former head coach Eastern Washington), and Mark Fox (former head

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San Diego Dirt…

The search to replace Lamont Smith at San Diego is in full swing. Some of the names that I’ve heard there are: Rick Croy – Head Coach Cal Baptist. Led the Lancers to a 28-6 record this past season. Has been an assistant at St. Mary’s and Cal Riverside. Was also the head coach at

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Daily Dirt: WEEKEND EDITION -3/25/18

Busy weekend…here are some things that I’ve heard… I keep hearing UCLA assistant coach David Grace’s name mentioned at Fresno State. He has been on Steve Alford’s staff since 2013, and has also been an assistant at Oregon, San Francisco, and Sacramento State. Grace spent 20 years in the Air Force before beginning his collegiate

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Daily Dirt – 3/20/18

A bunch of quick things that I’ve heard… Middle Tennessee State assistants Win Case and Ronnie Hamilton will be joining Kermit Davis at Ole Miss. No word yet on the third assistant or support staff. Staying with MTSU…They have hired Parker to run their search. I’ve heard that Collegiate Sports Associates has the Fresno State

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San Diego’s Lamont Smith Resigns

San Diego head basketball coach Lamont Smith has resigned. The university released the following statement late last night: “We appreciate Coach Smith’s contributions to Torero Athletics and to the men’s basketball program since he joined us three years ago. Coach Smith elevated the level of competitiveness of our program, recruited an outstanding group of student-athletes,

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San Diego’s Lamont Smith Placed on Administrative Leave

Following his arrest last night, University of San Diego head basketball coach Lamont Smith has been placed on administrative leave by the University. Smith was arrested at the Oakland airport last night on suspicion of domestic violence charges. USD has released the following statement: “Considering the serious nature of the charges we placed Coach Smith

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University of San Diego Basketball Staff Update

Lamont Smith, head coach for the University of San Diego men’s basketball program, announced the hiring of two new staff members. Terrence Rencher joins the coaching staff as an assistant coach. Additionally, Lance LaVetter is coming onboard as Director of Basketball Operations. Terrence Rencher joins USD from the University of New Mexico where he was

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