After 38 years as head coach, a diagnosis of early onset dementia-Alzheimer’s type has forced Patt Summitt to step down as Lady Vols head coach. Longtime assistant Holly Warlick will be promoted to replace Summitt. Summitt will assume the title of “head coach emeritus” where she will continue to help the program.
This is Noel Nerlen and he’s the consensus top recruit in the class of 2012. Nerlen is currently writing a blog for ESPN.com chronicling his senior season. On Wednesday he penned a post about his intentions to choose between UConn, Kentucky, and Georgetown next Wednesday and his experience in New Orleans during the Final Four […]
Why coaches paint themselves in these types of corners we will never know. Granted, it may be true that John Calipara isn’t interested in coaching in the NBA at the moment. But as we all know, moments change very quickly. Calipari doesn’t need the money. He doesn’t need to prove he’s a great coach. But […]
The coaching situation at Kansas State took a weird turn this week when Frank Martin abruptly left the program to become South Carolina’s head basketball coach. And now, just a mere five days since that news broke, Kansas State has reportedly decided to hire former Illinois coach Bruce Weber as their new head man. Weber […]
The moment it was official that the Kentucky Wildcats were off to yet another Final Four, we knew that Kentucky fans would take to the streets to celebrate. And in Kentucky, that apparently means burning household objects such as couches and televisions. Heck, they burned so much that Lexington police had to close some roads. […]