Yesterday, in a surprise press conference, Virginia Tech Athletic Director Jim Weaver announced that he had fired head men’s basketball coach Seth Greenberg. Greenberg had been the Hokies’ head coach since the 2003 season, presiding over Tech’s transition from the Big East to the ACC. He was by no means unsuccessful,1 but the lack of […]
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It’s that time of year again when top basketball programs try and hire young coaches from one of the best coaching factories in America. Jeff Capel and Anthony Grant had bigger programs on their minds, but Shaka Smart might have different plans.
Even before last season, the school formerly known as VCWho had a rich tradition in the NCAA tournament with multiple at-large bids, victories, and even a #2 seeding. Here’s a quick history lesson on the Rams’ tournament appearances to give you some perspective on this year’s tournament run.