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    Tubby to Tech?

    Tubby Smith contacted by Texas Tech Raiders, sources - ESPN

    Interesting, very interesting. Kind of a meh hire.



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    Re: Tubby to Tech?

    Figured he would retire. Not a bad hire for Tech but they could do better


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    Re: Tubby to Tech?

    Quote Originally Posted by ISUCubswin View Post
    Figured he would retire. Not a bad hire for Tech but they could do better
    What do your sources say?



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    Re: Tubby to Tech?

    Quote Originally Posted by JUKEBOX View Post
    What do your sources say?
    Odds are 99/1 or 75/25 that this is true.



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    Re: Tubby to Tech?

    I think this would be a good hire for tech. Even if he only brings Tech to mediocrity that would be a hell of a lot better than where they are now.



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    Re: Tubby to Tech?

    If they can land Tubby that would be a great hire. I don't want to see it though.



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    Re: Tubby to Tech?

    This could be good TT and the conference but Tubby has an uphill battle to get that program back to respectability.

    I mean, has he ever been to Lubbock before?



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    Re: Tubby to Tech?

    pretty meh. Especially since Iowa State just re-hired Fred Hoiberg.


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    Re: Tubby to Tech?

    TT has some talent. A good coach could have .500 next year imo



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    Re: Tubby to Tech?

    I heard freddy was a front runner for that job though!



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    Re: Tubby to Tech?

    Tubby is a solid coach, but he's kind of working his way back down the ladder. I think he would be a tremendous hire for a mid major, but I just don't see him resurrecting a high major that's mired at the bottom of their conference.



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    Re: Tubby to Tech?

    A lot of coaches go there to retire. Bobby Knight, Pat Knight, Billy G, to name a few.


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    Re: Tubby to Tech?

    Quote Originally Posted by kingcy View Post
    A lot of coaches go there to retire. Bobby Knight, Pat Knight, Billy G, to name a few.
    I was going to post pretty much the same thing. Texas Tech - where fired big ten coaches go to fade away into the night.


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