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    Jamie Dixon to TCU?

    TCU's move to Big 12 could help land Pitt's Jamie Dixon | Dallas-Fort Worth Sports News - Spo...

    Hope not, they need to be bottom feeders for a dozen years or so.



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    Re: Jamie Dixon to TCU?

    Why would he leave Pitt unless there is something that I am missing or forgetting about his situation there.

    Edit: Nevermind he played there.



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    Re: Jamie Dixon to TCU?

    I'd be shocked. He'll listen because he's an alum but leaving Pitt for TCU would be quite a risk


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    Re: Jamie Dixon to TCU?

    Quote Originally Posted by CyBroncos View Post
    I'd be shocked. He'll listen because he's an alum but leaving Pitt for TCU would be quite a risk
    Ya I assume he will listen especially now that they are in the Big 12 but still it would be pretty shocking. Has TCU ever been good at basketball?



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    Re: Jamie Dixon to TCU?

    Quote Originally Posted by CyCrazy View Post
    Has TCU ever been good at basketball?
    NCAA Tournament Elite Eight
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    NCAA Tournament appearances
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    1931, 1934, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1959, 1968, 1971, 1986, 1987 (SWC) 1998 (WAC

    Answer appears to be: in the 1950s and in the late 60s\early 70s.



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    Re: Jamie Dixon to TCU?

    Quote Originally Posted by alarson View Post
    NCAA Tournament Elite Eight
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    1952, 1953, 1959, 1968, 1971, 1987, 1998
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    1931, 1934, 1951, 1952, 1953, 1959, 1968, 1971, 1986, 1987 (SWC) 1998 (WAC

    Answer appears to be: in the 1950s and in the late 60s\early 70s.

    Im actually surprised its that good.



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    Re: Jamie Dixon to TCU?

    Quote Originally Posted by CyCrazy View Post
    Im actually surprised its that good.
    Their only elite 8 was like our final 4, in that they only had to beat one team in the tournament to get there. Their sweet 16 appearances were by default, and they lost the first game.



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    Re: Jamie Dixon to TCU?

    Not only is it an unrealistic hire, it's not even the best hire available. I would say Eustachy, Floyd, or Doc Sadler would all be better hires.



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    Re: Jamie Dixon to TCU?

    Dixon is one of the top coaches in the country, but he'll only feign interest in this to get Pitt to fork over some more scratch.



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    Re:Jamie Dixon to TCU?

    Could someone explain to me how doc Sadler is a better hire than Jamie Dixon? Thanks in advance.



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    Re: Jamie Dixon to TCU?

    Quote Originally Posted by Cydkar View Post
    Could someone explain to me how doc Sadler is a better hire than Jamie Dixon? Thanks in advance.
    This scenario is not possible. I would have better luck winning the lottery than trying to explain that.



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    Re: Jamie Dixon to TCU?

    Quote Originally Posted by Cydkar View Post
    Could someone explain to me how doc Sadler is a better hire than Jamie Dixon? Thanks in advance.
    Don't think you're going to get much.

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    Re: Jamie Dixon to TCU?

    Why does everyone think Eustachy would be a good hire for any job that comes open?



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    Re: Jamie Dixon to TCU?

    Quote Originally Posted by gocubs2118 View Post
    Why does everyone think Eustachy would be a good hire for any job that comes open?
    Cause he's a good coach?


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    Re: Jamie Dixon to TCU?

    Quote Originally Posted by CarlHungus View Post
    Cause he's a good coach?
    But he's a lousy recruiter.


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