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Florida International University will soon be searching for a head basketball coach for the second time in two years. Current head coach Richard Pitino has reportedly reached a verbal agreement to become the next coach of the Minnesota Golden Gophers, according to CBSSports.com’s Jeff Goodman.
Just as the rumors of Florida State openly flirting with the Big XII were starting to subside, Texas Christian University athletic director Chris Del Conte has fanned the flames and added two more schools to the list of schools looking at the Big XII.
University of Miami athletic director Kirby Hocutt is headed to the Lone Star State. Hocutt has resigned as UM’s athletic director to take the same job at Texas Tech University.
University of Miami athletic director Kirby Hocutt may be on his way out. Hocutt was in Texas Wednesday to reportedly interview for the athletic director position at Texas Tech University.