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Texas Tech junior guard Edwards transferring out of program

Apr. 10, 2021 20:00 PM EDT

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Texas Tech junior guard Kyler Edwards has decided to transfer, new head coach Mark Adams said Saturday. Edwards had initially put his name in the transfer portal at the end of the season to explore his options. Adams, the Red...

Johnson adds 2 assistants with state ties to Minnesota staff

Apr. 09, 2021 15:00 PM EDT

MINNEAPOLIS (AP) — New Minnesota men's basketball coach Ben Johnson has hired his first two assistants, both with ties to the state — including his former high school coach, Dave Thorson. The university announced Friday that Thorson and Jason Kemp have been added to...

Penn State transfer Jones, team's top scorer, picks Florida

Apr. 07, 2021 22:50 PM EDT

GAINESVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Penn State's leading scorer is heading to Florida and could be a huge help right away. Guard Myreon Jones announced his commitment to the Gators on Wednesday, joining fellow transfers Brandon McKissic from Kansas City and CJ Felder from Boston...

AP Source: Arizona fires head basketball coach Sean Miller as the program awaits its fate in an NCAA investigation.

Apr. 07, 2021 20:36 PM EDT
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — AP Source: Arizona fires head basketball coach Sean Miller as the program awaits its fate in an NCAA investigation.

Titans hire Jim Schwartz as senior defensive assistant

Apr. 07, 2021 19:20 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — The Tennessee Titans have hired veteran defensive coordinator and former Lions head coach Jim Schwartz as a senior defensive assistant. The Titans announced the move Wednesday. “He has a deep level of football knowledge...

Jim Jabir is back at Siena as women's basketball coach

Apr. 07, 2021 18:10 PM EDT

LOUDONVILLE, N.Y. (AP) — Siena has reached into its past for a women's basketball coach, tabbing Jim Jabir to take over the program for a second time. Jabir, 58, previously led the Siena women’s program for three seasons (1987-90). He spent the past four years at...

Texas Tech introduces alumnus Adams as new basketball coach

Apr. 07, 2021 16:28 PM EDT

LUBBOCK, Texas (AP) — Texas Tech's search for its new basketball coach didn't take long, and didn't have to go far. Mark Adams, the Texas Tech graduate who was born about 40 miles from the Lubbock campus and spent the past five seasons as a Red Raiders assistant, was...

San Jose State hires Tim Miles as basketball coach

Apr. 07, 2021 14:22 PM EDT

SAN JOSE, Calif. (AP) — San Jose State has hired former Nebraska coach Tim Miles to take over the Spartans' struggling program. Athletic director Marie Tuite announced the decision Tuesday, pointing to Miles' experience building programs at Colorado State and Nebraska....

New DePaul coach Stubblefield: Challenge ahead is exciting

Apr. 07, 2021 12:58 PM EDT

CHICAGO (AP) — DePaul on Tuesday hired longtime Oregon assistant Tony Stubblefield as head coach to rebuild a basketball program that has struggled in recent decades. Stubblefield, who agreed last week to take the job, is the first major hire for DePaul athletic...

Vanderbilt fires women's basketball coach Stephanie White

Apr. 07, 2021 12:37 PM EDT

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Vanderbilt has fired women's basketball coach Stephanie White after five seasons and a 46-83 record. Athletic director Candice Lee announced Tuesday that White will not return. Lee thanked White and her staff for helping the players navigate the...