Billy Clyde Gillispie is coming back to West Texas. Here's hoping Bob Stull and new Tech Athletic Director Kirby Hocutt can renew the UTEP- Texas Tech series in hoops. I think BCG is an absolute homerun hire for Tech and it's nice to see him get a second chance in coaching.
To get a sense of what Tech fans think of the hire, check out DoubleT Nation here.
In The Dig: A majority of ESPN's "Experts" think UTEP will come out victorious in the 2011 Conference USA Tournament; The Marshall Players vote for the best in the league; and all the Tourney links you need including a stellar read on Aaron Johnson.