Changes In College Coaching

Alex KirbyContributor IApril 11, 2010

SYRACUSE, NY - MARCH 25:  Head coach Steve Donahue of the Cornell Big Red reacts as he coaches against the Kentucky Wildcats during the east regional semifinal of the 2010 NCAA men's basketball tournament at the Carrier Dome on March 25, 2010 in Syracuse, New York.  (Photo by Jim McIsaac/Getty Images)
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Steve Donahue was a coach at Cornell University. He made it to the NCAA Tournament and the Sweet Sixteen in a disappointing loss at Kentucky. Boston College fired their coach and was looking for possible coaches. Boston College hired Donahue.

Steve Lavin was a reporter for ESPN.St. John's was looking for a coach coming off a disappointing season. Lavin was on sportscenter one day and on the other he is a coach for St. Johns. Lavin was hired.

Some more coaching changes were:

Tony Barbee, Auburn

Tim Floyd, UTEP

Fran McCaffery, Iowa

Kevin Willard, Seton Hall