School coaching

June 04, 2018 - 10:46 pm
Officials at Alabama and Kentucky say that Hall of Fame former administrator and basketball coach C.M. Newton has died. He was 88. The schools announced his death Monday night. Newton was a member of Kentucky's 1951 NCAA championship squad during a basketball career spanning more than 50 years as a...
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May 02, 2018 - 3:01 am
SCOTTSDALE, Ariz. (AP) — Dan Gavitt, the NCAA's vice president of men's basketball, will be making the rounds this month, bouncing from conference meeting to conference meeting, talking with coaches and athletic directors about reforming college hoops. On Tuesday at a posh hotel with a poolside...
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April 30, 2018 - 5:30 pm
TUCSON, Ariz. (AP) — A former University of Arizona assistant track and field coach convicted of assaulting a female student-athlete in 2015 has pleaded guilty to felony counts of stalking and violating a restraining order. Pima County prosecutors say Craig Carter entered a plea deal Monday. He'll...
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April 27, 2018 - 9:05 am
BURLINGTON, Vt. (AP) — The University of Vermont's head women's basketball coach has resigned after two seasons. Chris Day's resignation comes after an investigation this month concerning his verbal conduct. Two players have been granted releases from the university since the program review. Day...
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FILE - In this Sept. 23, 2013, file photo, Bahram Hojreh coaches youngsters at at the USA Water Polo National Training Center in Los Alamitos, Calif. Hojreh, who ran a club affiliated with USA Water Polo, has been charged with the sexual abuse of seven underage female players during one-on-one coaching sessions, prosecutors said Wednesday, April 4, 2018. The victims were underage female water polo players and the alleged crimes occurred between 2014 and January of this year, the Orange County district attorney's office said. (Rose Palmisano/The Orange County Register via AP)
April 04, 2018 - 8:18 pm
LOS ANGELES (AP) — A coach who ran a club affiliated with USA Water Polo has been charged with the sexual abuse of seven underage female players during one-on-one coaching sessions, prosecutors said Wednesday, the latest instance of mentors of young athletes being accused of misconduct. Bahram...
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Dallas Mavericks' Dennis Smith Jr. (1) drives past New York Knicks' Tim Hardaway Jr. (3) during the first half of an NBA basketball game Tuesday, March 13, 2018, in New York. (AP Photo/Frank Franklin II)
March 16, 2018 - 2:11 pm
RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — A grand jury subpoena received by North Carolina State seeks communication records between school officials and its former coaching staff, and ex-Wolfpack guard Dennis Smith Jr. and his representatives. N.C. State released the subpoena Friday, a week after confirming it was...
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FILE - In this Dec. 11, 2016, file photo, Minnesota Vikings wide receiver Cordarrelle Patterson (84) is stopped by Jacksonville Jaguars middle linebacker Paul Posluszny (51) and cornerback Aaron Colvin (22) after a reception during the second half of an NFL football game, in Jacksonville, Fla. Jaguars Paul Posluszny, the second-leading tackler in franchise history, is retiring from the NFL after 11 seasons. The 33-year-old Posluszny announced his decision in a letter to fans Tuesday, March 13, 2018, one day before he was scheduled to become an unrestricted free agent. (AP Photo/Phelan M. Ebenhack, File)
March 13, 2018 - 9:23 pm
JACKSONVILLE, Fla. (AP) — Paul Posluszny left the game the same way he played — with the utmost class. The veteran middle linebacker retired Tuesday after 11 NFL seasons with Buffalo and Jacksonville, calling it quits because he can "no longer compete at a level that I find acceptable." Posluszny...
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FILE - In this March 6, 2018, file photo, College of Charleston's head coach Earl Grant watches his team as they come back from a double-digit deficit against Northeastern in the second half of an NCAA college championship basketball game in the Colonial Athletic Association tournament at the North Charleston Coliseum in North Charleston, S.C. College of Charleston won 83-76 in overtime. The Cougars are back in the NCAA Tournament for the first time in 19 years, and for the first time since Doug Wojcik was fired amid allegations of verbal abuse of players, their families and staffers. (AP Photo/Mic Smith, File)
March 12, 2018 - 12:44 pm
CHARLESTON, S.C. (AP) — College of Charleston coach Earl Grant has brought the Cougars back to prominence after embarrassing abuse allegations put on stain on what had been a well-respected men's basketball program. The Cougars are back in the NCAA Tournament for the first time in 19 years, and for...
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March 10, 2018 - 10:48 am
BOONE, N.C. (AP) — A college men's tennis coach who was suspended after one of his players made a racially charged comment to an opposing player has resigned. The Winston-Salem Journal reports Appalachian State University announced on Friday that coach Bob Lake has stepped down, effective...
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March 09, 2018 - 2:30 pm
AMES, Iowa (AP) — After losing its offensive coordinator to the NFL, Iowa State is taking a wait-and-see approach to finding a replacement. The Cyclones shuffled their offensive coaching staff Friday, moving three assistants into new positions to compensate for coordinator Tom Manning's jump to the...
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