There is no infatuation here.
It may seem far fetched and I hate to put too much credence into Doogies tweet, but he seems to have his ear in on this and he says "You will definitely know one name".
Of everybody whose name was brought up during the search Sam's would be the most recognizable...
This is PURE speculation but reading Doogies tweet, is it possible that Sam Mitchell could be Johnsons assistant/advisor ala Phil Martelli?
Already was an assistant to Hardaway at Memphis so the whole ego thing doesn't seem to be an issue.
Just a thought- NO knowledge whatsoever.
I have never gotten the feeling that Coyle is the type to roll out of bed groggily, look at his calendar and say "Ooph , was that today?"
I'll bet he was 80% in with his decision before Pitino was gone.
I don't think it was a POC decision. I think it was a plus.
He could have spent more with...
Or he plain and simply wasn't what they were looking for.
Maybe they wanted somebody who had better connections in THEIR area.
Just because X school or team didn't hire Y coach doesn't mean they weren't capable or were a lesser coach.
Maybe they wanted a different age or a left-hander or a...
"They technically aren’t but if a coach needs a scholarship and a player isnt performing I guarantee that 4 year scholarship won’t be a 4 year scholarship"
August 18, 2014 Andy Rittenberg-
The Big Ten announced Wednesday that all of its institutions will grant athletic scholarships for the...
~4500 D1 MBB players.
~1000 MBB players in the portal. (I assume they are all D1?)
Seems like anybody who isn't 100% solid in their situation is in the portal.
I don't know if there is a program more fluid right now than the Gophers.
Get some coaching established...
Woogs teams at the very least had identity.
Part of that identity was high flying wide open attack hockey. Absolute blast to watch. Pushing sixty shots a game, don't take a leak cause you're going to miss something hockey. Down by three with five minutes left? Not a problem. Rarely did it feel...