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    What coaches impress you in the NCAA Tourney?

    For me, I am impressed with Anthony Grant (VCU), Fran McCaffrey (Siena), Herb Sendek (Arizona St), and John Bielein (Michigan). I know talent is important but good coaching does make a difference.



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    Re: What coaches impress you in the NCAA Tourney?

    I forget the man's name at Western Kentucky, but he does a nice job.


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    Re: What coaches impress you in the NCAA Tourney?

    Quote Originally Posted by CycloneErik View Post
    I forget the man's name at Western Kentucky, but he does a nice job.
    I think his name is McDonald...and I think this is his first year there.



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    Re: What coaches impress you in the NCAA Tourney?

    Tim Floyd.


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    Re: What coaches impress you in the NCAA Tourney?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonenum1 View Post
    I think his name is McDonald...and I think this is his first year there.
    Yup, Ken McDonald.

    Western Kentucky has been kind of a cradle of coaches. Those guys and Tulsa.


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    Re: What coaches impress you in the NCAA Tourney?

    There is no doubt that John Beilein is an amazing coach. Manny Harris and Sims are good, but Michigan has played way above where most thought they would.


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    I figured Beilein could do it in a couple more years. They are a very dangerous team up there.


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    Re: What coaches impress you in the NCAA Tourney?

    Quote Originally Posted by kingcy View Post
    Tim Floyd.
    yes he is a great coach.



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    Re: What coaches impress you in the NCAA Tourney?

    Quote Originally Posted by cyclonesyayaya View Post
    yes he is a great coach.
    A great late season coach. When it really matters.


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    Re: What coaches impress you in the NCAA Tourney?

    If Floyd had his team together all year, how much better would they look right now? I'm pretty sure they'd be better. I'm just curious how much better y'all think they'd be.


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    Re: What coaches impress you in the NCAA Tourney?

    Tim Floyd, John Belien, Bo Ryan are three very good coaches. Also, I think Travis Ford is a very good coach for it being early in his career.

    Coach who does not impress me at all is Bruce Pearl.



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    Re: What coaches impress you in the NCAA Tourney?

    Quote Originally Posted by hursts View Post
    Tim Floyd, John Belien, Bo Ryan are three very good coaches. Also, I think Travis Ford is a very good coach for it being early in his career.

    Coach who does not impress me at all is Bruce Pearl.
    Pearl was more impressive a couple of years ago. It seems like he's slipping into the "roll the ball out there and watch them go" sort of coach.


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    Re: What coaches impress you in the NCAA Tourney?

    I would second on Floyd. They are the only team in the tourney that I'm routing for.
    If we gave him Johnny Orr type money, does anyone think he would come back?


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    Re: What coaches impress you in the NCAA Tourney?

    Tim Floyd and Mike Anderson. I think Mizzou is a tough matchup for a lot of teams, and Floyd always gets the most out of what he has. I think if he had stayed at ISU, we would have won a NC by now, he is that good.


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