2018 Men's Hoops Coaching Carousel

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Latest update with most important vacancy now filled.

School - Former Coach - NEW COACH

CHARLOTTE - Mark Price/Houston Fancher - RON SANCHEZ

Bryant - Tim O’Shea
Cal State Northridge - Reggie Theus - MARK GOTTFRIED
Chicago State - Tracy Dildy
Colorado State - Larry Eustachy
Delaware State - Keith Walker
East Carolina - Jeff Lebo
Eastern Kentucky - Dan McHale
Evansville - Marty Simmons
Florida Atlantic - Michael Curry
Fresno State - Rodney Terry
Georgia - Mark Fox - TOM CREAN
High Point - Scott Cherry
Incarnate Word - Ken Burmeister
Little Rock - Wes Flanigan
Longwood - Jayson Gee
Louisville - Dave Padgett (interim)
Loyola (MD) - G.G. Smith
Maine - Bob Walsh - RICHARD BARRON
Marist - Mike Maker
McNeese State - Dave Simmons - HEATH SCHROYER
Memphis - Tubby Smith - PENNY HARDAWAY
Middle Tennessee - Kermit Davis
Mississippi - Andy Kennedy - KERMIT DAVIS
Missouri State - Paul Musk
Nicholls State - Richie Riley
North Alabama - Bobby Champagne
Pepperdine - Marty Wilson - LORENZO ROMAR
Pittsburgh - Kevin Stallings
San Diego - Lamont Smith
South Alabama - Matthew Graves - RICHIE RILEY
UC Riverside - Dennis Cutts - DAVID PATRICK
UConn - Kevin Ollie
USC Upstate - Kyle Perry
UTEP - Tim Floyd - RODNEY TERRY
Utah State - Tim Duryea
Western Carolina - Larry Hunter

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#83

This contradicts earlier report that Dan Hurley is close to accepting UConn position.

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#87

Medved was at Drake for 1 year, after spending 4 at Furman. Now off to Colorado State.

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#88

FAU hires Florida assistant Dusty May. Has spent past seven years on the staffs of Michael White - the first four at Louisiana Tech and the most recent three with the Gators.

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Latest news…

Eastern Kentucky - hired NC State assistant A.W. Hamilton

Evansville - hired Boston Celtics assistant Walter McCarty

Incarnate Word - hired NAIA Carroll College (Montana) head coach Dr. Carson Cunningham

La Salle - head coach Dr. John Giannini out after 14 seasons

Longwood - hired UMBC assistant Griff Aldrich

Middle Tennessee - per HoopDirt.com, leading candidates are Xavier assistant Travis Steele, UMBC head coach Ryan Odom, and UNC Asheville head coach Nick McDevitt

Missouri State - hired Tennessee State head coach Dana Ford

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It will be interesting to see how that plays out. He has never been outside the Asheville bubble (player and coach).

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#93

Is this going to be yet another year when the entire college basketball universe misses it and nobody hires LaVelle Motion? Don’t they know he knows Oprah?

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#94

Perhaps McDevitt will have better luck retaining his best players in Murfreesboro than he did in Asheville.

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#95

Interesting turn of events in the Louisville opening as the Cardinals seek to interview UofL alum and current Kentucky assistant Kenny Payne.

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Gotta be a reason he can’t land a gig.

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#98

Jeff Goodman reporting that Winthrop AHC Mark Prosser expected to be hired by Western Carolina.

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#99

Congrats Bobby!

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Latest moves…

Detroit Mercy - Bacari Alexander out after two seasons that included a seven-game suspension this year for a verbal altercation with a player as well as a record number of losses in one season (24) for a program playing since 1905

Maryland Eastern Shore - Bobby Collins fired after four seasons

Tennessee State - hired Illinois State assistant Penny Collins, who played basketball in Nashville at Belmont and was head coach at nearby Columbia State Community College

UT Arlington - alum Scott Cross dismissed after 12 years (as well as the previous 8 as an assistant). Winningest all-time UTA head coach (225-161) as well as single season record for wins (27) in 2016-17. Something of a head scratcher as the past three years were 20+ winning seasons and an overall 72-33. Hmm…

Utah State - hired South Dakota head coach Craig Smith. Tim Miles protege who was also a candidate for the Colorado State opening, where Smith served four seasons as an assistant before following Miles to Nebraska prior to landing at USD

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