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    Texas A&M MBB Coach search update

    A&M was turned down by target #1 - Josh Pastner of Memphis

    Target #2 - Buzz Williams of Marquette had a buyout clause that was too expensive.

    It sounds like they are looking at Billy Kennedy of Murray State University. He is from Louisiana and was an assistant at A&M during the 90-91 season.

    http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Billy_Kennedy_(basketball)


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    Re: Texas A&M Coach search update

    Hopefully they can go back to sucking in bball



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    Re: Texas A&M Coach search update

    Wow where have I been. This is how I find out that Turgeon took the Maryland job!



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    Re: Texas A&M Coach search update

    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    Wow where have I been. This is how I find out that Turgeon took the Maryland job!




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    Re: Texas A&M Coach search update

    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    Wow where have I been. This is how I find out that Turgeon took the Maryland job!




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    Re: Texas A&M Coach search update

    Quote Originally Posted by chuckd4735 View Post
    Wow where have I been. This is how I find out that Turgeon took the Maryland job!
    I'd think of it as a good thing. Means you must have a life away from this website!



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    Re: Texas A&M Coach search update

    Quote Originally Posted by Ficklone02 View Post
    I'd think of it as a good thing. Means you must have a life away from this website!
    What?! Where can somebody get one of these?



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    Re: Texas A&M Coach search update

    Quote Originally Posted by bos View Post
    What?! Where can somebody get one of these?
    I think it's just a myth, like the Tooth Fairy, Santa Claus, financial responsibility, and common sense.



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    Re: Texas A&M MBB Coach search update

    Possible candidates:

    Billy Kennedy
    Jeff Van Gundy
    Tommy Amaker
    Ben Jacobson
    Scott Spinelli
    Johnny Jones

    Less likely:
    Tad Boyle
    Doc Sadler

    Twitter - Brent Zwerneman
    Twitter - Billy Liucci




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    Re: Texas A&M MBB Coach search update

    aggie-thanks for the update. This is interesting.


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    Re: Texas A&M MBB Coach search update

    Dodged two bullets there IMO.



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    Re: Texas A&M MBB Coach search update

    This is interesting re:Turgeon at Maryland.

    Sounds like recruits are running like the wind, at least right now.

    Third Maryland signee on verge of release - CBSSports.com


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    Re: Texas A&M MBB Coach search update

    Today's update:

    Looks like A&M is going hard after (and offered to) former NBA coach and ESPN analyst Jeff Van Gundy.

    Nutshell so far on Van Gundy: Byrne wants him. The two discussed the gig Thurs. JVG mulling offer but not sure that college is for him
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    Re: Texas A&M MBB Coach search update

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    This is interesting re:Turgeon at Maryland.

    Sounds like recruits are running like the wind, at least right now.

    Third Maryland signee on verge of release - CBSSports.com
    Well, we have an opening or 2.



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    Re: Texas A&M MBB Coach search update

    Van Gundy a no-go for Aggies...as many speculated, sticking with the NBA. I do love that Byrne shot for the starts on this one, however.
    My expectation is that the next run will be at Ben Jacobson of Northern Iowa.
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