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  • Sanctions Loom; Coach Out After Winning State Title

    by John Cummings April 2015

    Less than two weeks after claiming the school's first state team championship in wrestling, Dayton Christian High School has opted not to renew Ted Bray as coach.

  • On-Court Incentives Gone from Calipari's UK Contract

    by Steve Berkowitz, @ByBerkowitz, USA TODAY Sports April 2015

    After last season, when Kentucky and John Calipari renegotiated one of college sports' highest-paying contracts into an even more lucrative deal, $800,000 of the $850,000 in bonuses he used to be able to get annually were eliminated.

  • School District Turning AD Post Into One of Promoter

    by Timothy Chipp timothy.chipp@reporternews.com 325-676-6776 April 2015

    Administrators at the Abilene ISD are looking to make some tweaks to the responsibilities of the district’s director of athletics.

  • UT Releases Five from Former Coach Tyndall's Staff

    by Ben Frederickson ben.frederickson@knoxnews.com April 2015

    UT spokesman Tom Satkowiak said current plans call for new coach Rick Barnes to interview assistant coaches Al Pinkins and Chris Shumate, the remaining two holdovers from Tyndall's staff.

  • A Third Former Tyndall Coaching Assistant Resigns

    by Ben Frederickson, Knoxville News-Sentinel March 2015

    Another resignation has occurred in the wake of the NCAA investigation that cost Tennessee men’s basketball coach Donnie Tyndall his job.

  • Why Don't More D-I Schools Hire Lower-Level Coaches?

    by Mark Whicker, Press - Telegram (Long Beach California) March 2015

    John Moore has coached basketball at Westmont College for 22 years. On Tuesday, he was on the bench when Westmont lost the NAIA championship to Dalton (Ga.) State. On Thursday he was teaching his kinesiology class. He, and hundreds like him, are trapped in a coaching caste system.

  • Vols AD Admits Mistake in Hiring Embattled Coach

    by Steve Megargee, The Associated Press March 2015

    The NCAA investigation at his former school lingered over Donnie Tyndall before he ever coached a game for Tennessee, and now his unethical actions at Southern Mississippi led to his firing after only one season.

  • Tennessee Fires Donnie Tyndall Amid NCAA Probe

    by Michael Gaio March 2015

    The University of Tennessee has fired men's basketball coach Donnie Tyndall, the school announced Friday morning. Gary Parrish of CBS Sports first reported Tyndall's departure.

  • Georgia State's NCAA Run Means Pay Hikes for Coaches

    by Doug Roberson, Staff March 2015

    Georgia State Athletic Director Charlie Cobb intends to meet this week with basketball coach Ron Hunter about not only a pay raise but also to discuss what the university can do to continue the team's progression as a destination mid-major program.

  • Manhattan Coach Sees Resume Embarrassment as Plus

    by Erik Brady, @ByErikBrady, USA TODAY Sports March 2015

    Steve Masiello was a hot prospect for bigger schools after his team put a scare into Louisville in last season's tournament. He accepted a job at South Florida five days later. But South Florida rescinded the offer the next day, when it discovered Masiello's résumé listed a degree from the University of Kentucky that he hadn't earned.