BC Report

What’s next for BC?

You are a Boston College basketball fan–yes, some of you are out there—and your reaction to Ohio University’s Jim Christian being chosen as the Eagles’ new coach is: 1. Delight? 2. Disgust? 3. Befuddlement? 4. Indifference? Answer No. 4 appears…

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How to conduct a search?

One of the greatest gossip gathering places in America each year is the coaches’ hotel at the Final Four. It is the gathering place for coaches and their staffs, done with the rigors of their own season and not involved…

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BC hiring coach its way

When Providence College was searching for a new coach 3 years ago, Providence President Rev. Brian Shanley determined that there would be three prime candidates, who would be interviewed in sequential order of choice. Ed Cooley was the first choice.…

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BC focusing on Christian and Dooley

As the list of coaching candidates for the opening at Boston College shrank steadily on Tuesday with announcements at Syracuse, St. Bonaventure and Florida Gulf Coast that there would be no coaching moves made, the BC list finally appears to…

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BC: Christian or Dooley?

Maybe it’s a BC April Fool’s joke. Maybe it’s serious stuff, but there was growing evidence on Tuesday that BC athletic director Brad Bates and the BC hierarchy had narrowed their list of candidates down to Ohio University coach Jim…

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