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    Good, they just started to recruit Okoro.



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    Re: OU fires Capel

    Wow, talk about not giving a guy a chance.



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    Re: OU fires Capel

    He had some decent wins this year didnt he? Considering talent on the floor?



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    Re: OU fires Capel

    Love how every place Kelvin Sampson has gone there coach is now being fired because he left the program in shambles. Indiana's coach may make it through this year. However, he will be fired probably at the end of next year if he does not right that ship.


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    Re: OU fires Capel

    I heard Pat Knight might be available



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    Re: OU fires Capel

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneYoda View Post
    Wow, talk about not giving a guy a chance.
    Not sure I buy this line of argument. Classic example of giving a guy the keys to the Ferrari and watching him drive it straight into a telephone pole. Guy has been coaching since the 2006-07 season. Made the NCAA Second Round in 2008, made the Elite Eight in 2009, and then the program went right off the cliff, to the point where it's debatable they're in a worse place than ISU is.

    Guy proved he can win with Kelvin Sampson's players, but is proving he can't win with his own.


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    Re: OU fires Capel

    Wow, that is surprising.

    Oklahoma and Texas Tech so far will be with new coaches next season. Hopefully Missouri loses Anderson!



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    Re: OU fires Capel

    Quote Originally Posted by bos View Post
    He had some decent wins this year didnt he? Considering talent on the floor?
    I think that's the point - this was a team in the Elite Eight two years ago, not to mention a decent history behind them. What the hell happened? The only logical argument is the guy can win with decent talent (the guys that Samson left him) but can't go out and get the talent himself.


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    Re: OU fires Capel

    It's a lot easier to win with Blake Griffith than without.....



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    Re: OU fires Capel

    Quote Originally Posted by Clone96 View Post
    It's a lot easier to win with Blake Griffith than without.....
    Someone forgot to remind the LA Clippers


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    Re: OU fires Capel

    When McDermott left for Creighton I believe there were couple of posts in "who's the next coach' discussion pointing out that Capel was an up-and-coming coach who was successful at OU.
    Similar story, different actors



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    Re: OU fires Capel

    Quote Originally Posted by CloneState1028 View Post
    Wow, that is surprising.

    Oklahoma and Texas Tech so far will be with new coaches next season. Hopefully Missouri loses Anderson!
    Is Anderson looking around?



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    Re: OU fires Capel

    Quote Originally Posted by Cydkar View Post
    Is Anderson looking around?
    I don't know whether he's looking or not, but it does seem like annually his name gets mentioned for a more prestigious job than Missouri.


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    Re: OU fires Capel

    Quote Originally Posted by Cydkar View Post
    Is Anderson looking around?
    Who knows, but Arkansas is.


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    Re: OU fires Capel

    Quote Originally Posted by Cydkar View Post
    Is Anderson looking around?
    Arkansas is supposedly going after him aggressively.



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