Picking a great college basketball coach can be a difficult challenge. Athletic directors can hire a big name who really excites the fanbase, and the coach can win the press conference...and then not win much from there.
Sometimes the program ends up in worse shape than the school. No matter how embarrassing or how alarming the ending, coaches usually get another shot.
That's what is pretty amazing about many of the biggest busts of the last decade—most of them have convinced somebody else to give them another shot.