Basketball Wiretap

Larry Brown Steps Down As Head Coach Of SMU

Jul 8, 2016 12:52 PM

Larry Brown has stepped down as head coach of SMU.

Asked by ESPN's Andy Katz why he is resigning, Brown did not offer details, saying he first wanted to discuss his decision with his players and their parents.

"I've got nothing else I can say right now," Brown said.

Brown reportedly wanted a long-term extension.


Tags: Southern Methodist Mustangs, NCAA, NCAA Misc Rumor

Lady Vols Coach Pat Summitt Dies At Age 64

Jun 28, 2016 10:25 AM

Hall of Fame coach Pat Summitt, a pioneer of women's college basketball who guided the Tennessee Volunteers to eight national titles in her 38 seasons at the university, died Tuesday morning.

She was 64.

Summitt led the Lady Vols to 1,098 victories -- the most in Division I college basketball history (men or women) ­­-- before stepping down in 2012, one year after announcing she had early onset dementia, Alzheimer's type.


Tags: Tyler Summitt, Tennessee Volunteers, NCAA, National