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    Mark phelps fired

    Just saw on twitter that he has been fired from drake. I apologize if this has already been posted. Hopefully they don't go after t.j.



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    Re: Mark phelps fired

    Quote Originally Posted by Final42b View Post
    Just saw on twitter that he has been fired from drake. I apologize if this has already been posted. Hopefully they don't go after t.j.
    I'm thinking TJ can hold out for a better job than Drake.



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    Re: Mark phelps fired

    Here's an article: Drake fires Mark Phelps - CBSSports.com

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    Re: Mark phelps fired

    Quote Originally Posted by Final42b View Post
    Just saw on twitter that he has been fired from drake. I apologize if this has already been posted. Hopefully they don't go after t.j.
    Sounds like they certainly might. I though Phelps was a decent coach, but Drake is just a hard spot. TJ would be a huge get for them (not that I want him to go).



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    Re: Mark phelps fired

    Quote Originally Posted by MNCyGuy View Post
    I'm thinking TJ can hold out for a better job than Drake.
    I think he already has one.



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    Re: Mark phelps fired

    Quote Originally Posted by Final42b View Post
    Just saw on twitter that he has been fired from drake. I apologize if this has already been posted. Hopefully they don't go after t.j.
    I wonder what Rick Pitino thinks about it. Maybe Cotman should ask.


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    Re: Mark phelps fired

    TJ has job security and is getting married. Wouldn't have security at Drake at all.



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    Re: Mark phelps fired

    I always thought they should have stuck with somebody off of Keno's staff and stuck with the system that was in place.

    I don't know if there was really anyone that was that big of a head coach prospect, by Phelps wasn't a head coach either.

    At least Davis ball is fairly exciting, losing 20 point leads or erasing 20 point deficits in about 6 minutes.



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    Re: Mark phelps fired

    Quote Originally Posted by carvers4math View Post
    TJ has job security and is getting married. Wouldn't have security at Drake at all.
    But it would be a head coaching job that he could have while his fiancee keeps her job and they would still get to see each other once in a while.


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    Re: Mark phelps fired

    I've talked to a couple of Drake alums and fans and most of them seem to want Bruce Pearl. I don't know if this is even a possibility, but that's what I was hearing



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    Re: Mark phelps fired

    I honestly would cheer for drake if tj got the job, would really hate to see him go though.



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    Re: Mark phelps fired

    Pearl had a "show cause" until 2014, seems VERY unlikely.



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    Re: Mark phelps fired

    Quote Originally Posted by Cydwinder View Post
    I've talked to a couple of Drake alums and fans and most of them seem to want Bruce Pearl. I don't know if this is even a possibility, but that's what I was hearing
    Didn't he get hit with a show-cause penalty?



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    Re: Mark phelps fired

    Quote Originally Posted by Cydwinder View Post
    I've talked to a couple of Drake alums and fans and most of them seem to want Bruce Pearl. I don't know if this is even a possibility, but that's what I was hearing
    Does he have many other options? I hope they get someone good. I cheer for them when they aren't playing Iowa State



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    Re: Mark phelps fired

    Quote Originally Posted by Pat View Post
    Pearl had a "show cause" until 2014, seems VERY unlikely.
    I was kind of thinking the same thing but I couldn't remember if it was until 2013 or 2014.



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