Archive for April, 2011

Dave Rice will be named head coach at UNLV, according to Andy Katz of ESPN. Rice was a member of UNLV’s national championship team in 1990 and Final Four team in 1991.

He was the associate head coach at BYU.

Other names associated with the position were Reggie Theus, Ernie Kent and Mine Dunlap. Larry Brown reportedly inquired about the job.

UConn coach Jim Calhoun said on today’s Dan Patrick Show, “I plan to come back (for 2011-12 season).”

ESPN reports that Dayton has promoted 32-year old Ryan Miller to head coach, replacing Ga Tech-bound Brian Gregory.