New Mexico's Kirk Message to AD: I'm Gone If You Don't Hire Craig Neal

Use your ← → (arrow) keys to browse more stories
New Mexico's Kirk Message to AD: I'm Gone If You Don't Hire Craig Neal
Harry How/Getty Images

New Mexico big man Alex Kirk, moments after being blindsided by the departure of Steve Alford to UCLA, told athletic director Paul Krebs the only way there's a chance he remains with the Lobos is if associate head coach Craig "Noodles" Neal is hired. "I'll graduate in August and transfer to UCLA," the 7-foot Kirk told Krebs, according to a source.

Load More Stories

Out of Bounds

College Basketball

Subscribe Now

We will never share your email address

Thanks for signing up.