Posts Tagged Coaching

Arkansas hires Central Michigan’s Dan Enos to run offense

FAYETTEVILLE, Ark. (AP) — Much like Bret Bielema before him, Dan Enos couldn’t resist the chance to take on the Southeastern Conference’s best.

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Warriors’ Steve Kerr to coach West All-Stars

Golden State Warriors coach Steve Kerr, right, talks with referee Tre Maddox (73) during the second half of the Warriors' NBA basketball game against the Houston Rockets in Oakland, Calif., Wednesday, Jan. 21, 2015. (AP Photo/Jeff Chiu)

OAKLAND, Calif. (AP) — Steve Kerr of the Golden State Warriors will coach the Western Conference in the All-Star Game on Feb. 15.

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Georgia football coach Richt gets 2-year contract extension

ATHENS, Ga. (AP) — Georgia football coach Mark Richt has received a two-year contract extension that ties him to the Bulldogs through 2019 and increases his salary to $4 million a year.

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IAAF probes banned Russian walker listed as coach

This is a Sunday, Aug. 16, 2009 file photo of Russia's gold medal winner Olga Kaniskina, right,  stands with  Ireland's silver medal winner Olive Loughnane,  during the ceremony for the Women's 20k Race Walk at the World Athletics Championships in Berlin.  A Tuesday Jan. 20, 2015 ruling against Russian athletes  has brought unexpected good news. Irish walker Olive Loughnane retired almost two years ago but now looks set for a gold medal She finished second in the women's 20-kilometer walk at the 2009 world athletics championships, but the original winner, Russia's Kaniskina, has now seen her result annulled. For Loughnane, it's a happy moment with a tinge of pity for Kaniskina.(AP Photo/Markus Schreiber, File)

MOSCOW (AP) — The IAAF is investigating why a Russian race-walker serving a life ban for doping is listed as a coach at Russia’s national training center.

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It’s Christmas time for the Syracuse Orange

SYRACUSE, N.Y. (AP) — Syracuse’s Rakeem Christmas backs slowly toward the basket in the second half of a tight game against Wake Forest, four defenders blocking his path as he searches for an opening. The Orange’s agile center then quickly spins left, scores softly off the glass and high-steps away, raking his right arm across his body as he shouts after being fouled on the play.

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