College basketball coaching is a fluid situation for the most part but the ones that are long term seems to make the most noise in the news.
John Calipari, head coach at Kentucky, has his own kingdom and sits on the throne in Wildcat Nation. But every few weeks, there is another report that Coach Cal might be leaving for the NBA. Now it is the Sacramento Kings that have reportedly offer him a coaching and front office position. The Sacramento Kings? Why would he want to go there when he can coach just as many NBA players at Kentucky?
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Not every head coach in the country likes the new shot clock rule change. In fact, West Virginia head coach Bob Huggins has spoken out about it. Huggins had this to say,
“I thought we had a great game. I don’t know why we’re doing what we’re doing. You watch the NBA Playoffs and it comes down to throwing the ball to the best player in the world and letting him play. You think about the guys we consider the great coaches of all time and they ran great offense. They really controlled the game with their offense and I think continue
Among the 351 Division 1 basketball schools over the past two years New Jersey Institute of Technology becomes the last independent to be part of the a conference. They will be part of the Atlantic Sun conference and brings it to eight members since Northern Kentucky has left for the Horizon League. NJIT will be immediately eligible to compete for all Atlantic Sun postseason tournaments, plus have a chance to earn a berth in the NCAA Tournament.
The NJIT men’s soccer team already had a commitment to be a working member of the Sun Belt for the 2015 season, but the continue
When people are 62 years old, some figure out how soon they can retire.But Rick Pitino, Louisville head coach, wants to continue coaching. He signed a contract extension through 2025=26 and will be a cumulative salary of over $60million. His salary will increase to $4.48 million next season and then jump to $5.09 million in each successive year, NBC Sports reported. The school also will pay Pitino a $750,000 bonus if he’s still the coach on July 1, 2017, and $2.25 million on July 1 of 2020, 2023 and 2026.
Pitino is 368-126 in 14 seasons at Louisville and has taken continue
Let’s look at a few players that will have to sit out a year and are likely impact players before they left their previous school.
Shannon Evans is leaving Buffalo and following head coach Bobby Hurley to Arizona State. Nigel Williams-Goss will move on to Gonzaga from Washington State while Marcus Foster leaves coach Bruce Weber at Kansas State and head to Creighton. One player still lurking out there is Sterling Gibbs who left the Seton Hall program.
Here are some other players that are big-time players that will suit up for another team next season. Of course, Duke lost Rasheed Sulaimon continue