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Tubby Smith, University, Of Minnesota, Gophers, Head, Coach

Texas Tech, Tubby Smith Agree On Deal

Tubby Smith is headed to Texas Tech to try to turn around another wayward program. Smith agreed to terms Monday with Texas Tech to be its next coach, a person with knowledge of the deal told The Associated Press on condition of anonymity because an official announcement has not been made. Athletic department spokesman Blayne Beal said there was no agreement in place.


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Minnesota Sets Out To Replace Tubby Smith

When Norwood Teague took over as athletic director at Minnesota, he knew it would take a little time for him to get up to speed with all the intricacies of major college football.


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Sources: Smart On Short List For Gophers, Saunders A Long Shot

Virginia’s Shaka Smart has been confirmed on the Gophers’ short list, but Flip Saunders is a long shot, according to Mike Max’s sources.


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Wolves’ Adelman Misses Another Game, Porter Staying At The Helm

Timberwolves assistant coach Terry Porter will have a chance to move to 2-0 on Wednesday night as Minnesota’s temporary head coach, for Rick Adelman will once again not be on the bench due to personal reasons.


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UMD Football Coach Bob Nielson Takes Job In Illinois

The head football coach at the University of Minnesota-Duluth has accepted the head coaching position at Western Illinois University, according to sources.


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Minnesota, Smith Agree On Contract Extension

Minnesota coach Tubby Smith has agreed to terms on a contract extension with the university through the 2016-17 season.


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Frazier: ‘Job Security Has Never Been An Issue’

Leslie Frazier says his job security “has never been an issue” despite a dismal record for the Minnesota Vikings in his first full season as head coach.


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Vikings Coach Says Cutting Berrian Not ‘Personal’

Minnesota Vikings coach Leslie Frazier has had several difficult decisions to make in his first year on the job.


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Sources: Timberwolves Bring In Adelman As Coach

The Minnesota Timberwolves have hired Rick Adelman as their new head coach.


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Another New Gophers Coach Starts From Ground Up

Jerry Kill has spent the better part of a busy nine months putting his personal touch on the struggling Minnesota program.


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Wolves GM Kahn Looks For Coach With ‘Up-Tempo DNA’

From the moment David Kahn took over as president of basketball operations for the Timberwolves, he has focused on bringing an up-tempo style of play to Minnesota.


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Timberwolves Head Coach Kurt Rambis Fired

Head coach Kurt Rambis has been let go as head coach of the Minnesota Timberwolves, according to team officials.


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Report: Wolves Will Fire Rambis Thursday

Yahoo! Sports is reporting that David Kahn, the team’s president of basketball operations, is expected to relieve Kurt Rambis of his coaching duties as Timberwolves head coach sometime on Thursday.


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Wild To Announce Mike Yeo As New Coach Friday

The Minnesota Wild have made Mike Yeo their new head coach, according to a person with knowledge of the decision.


Tubby Smith, University, Of Minnesota, Gophers, Head, Coach

Smith Treated For Prostate Cancer, Now Cancer Free

University of Minnesota men’s basketball coach Tubby Smith announced Wednesday that he has been diagnosed with prostate cancer.





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