Drexel University and head women's
basketball coach Denise Dillon have agreed to a contract extension through the
This one has to fall under the heading of,
"what were they thinking ... if they were thinking at all?"
Although its top-rated incoming freshman
is ranked outside the Top 50 by most scouting services, Illinois has one of
the most intriguing recruiting classes in the nation.
Saint Louis, Wisconsin, West Virginia and
Old Dominion headline the field for the 2013 Cancun Challenge.
Only those with access to a time machine
can accurately predict whether a new head coach will achieve the level of
success imagined by the athletic director who hired him.
Memphis power forward Tarik Black will
transfer to Kansas and will be eligible to play for the Jayhawks for the
Belmont University has named Cameron Newbauer
its new women's basketball coach.
Malik Smith is following his head coach to
Texas Tech has named Candace Whitaker its new
women's basketball coach.
Congratulations Steve Alford, you and your
New Mexico Lobos just lost to underdog Harvard in the second round of the NCAA
Tournament, please accept your parting gift of a seven-year, $18.2 million
contract with UCLA.
Casey Alexander resigned after two seasons
as head coach of the Stetson University men's basketball team to take a
similar job with Lipscomb, another Atlantic Sun Conference squad.
The West Coast Conference extended the
contract of commissioner Jamie Zaninovich on Friday.
Debbie Black had never been a collegiate
head coach before, but as Eastern Illinois searched for a new women's
basketball coach, there was an impressive fact about her.
Director of Athletics, Bryan Hicks,
announced on Thursday the hiring of Semeka Randall as the new head women's
basketball coach at Alabama A&M University.
Josh Davis, formerly of Tulane, was added to
the San Diego State roster after the school granted him an Athletic Offer of