Larry Brown, the only coach to win college and National Basketball Association championships, has taken over Southern Methodist University’s basketball program as it prepares to join the Big East Conference.
Larry Brown resigned as coach of the Charlotte Bobcats amid a losing season and Paul Silas was made interim coach.
The Pitino family got a college basketball championship this season, though not necessarily from the person it expected.
Art Heyman, whose recruitment by Duke University from a Long Island, New York, high school helped spark one of college basketball’s fiercest rivalries, has died. He was 71.
The Charlotte Bobcats extended coach Paul Silas ’s contract through next season and removed the interim label from his job title.
The University of Maryland hired Texas A&M basketball coach Mark Turgeon to succeed Gary Williams , who retired last week after a 22-year tenure that included the program’s only national championship.
"After talking to Emmanuel, I know he really wants to alleviate some of the challenges his family faces and recognizes that he has an opportunity to help them now."
- Larry Brown on Jul 14, 2014