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Preseason Hot Seat Watch List

Throughout the year, Coaches Database will provide analysis over which Division I head coaches are on the proverbial hot seat. This report, aptly named the Hot Seat Report (check out last year’s!), will first go live in December and will be updated with relative regularity through the rest of the […]

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jud heathcote passes away

HOF coach Jud Heathcote passes away

It is a sad day in the college basketball world following the death of Hall of Fame head coach Jud Heathcote. The former Montana and Michigan State coach was 90 years old. Heathcote coached the Spartans for nineteen seasons and will likely be best remembered for the two years in […]


thad matta resigns ohio state

Thad Matta is out at Ohio State

After 13 seasons at Ohio State, Thad Matta is unexpectedly out as the Buckeyes’ head coach. There was speculation that today’s press conference would be an announcement that the upcoming season would be Matta’s last. However, citing ongoing health issues as one of the main reasons, Matta clarified that he would […]