The former NBA All-Star and coach will take over a struggling Matadors program.
The Dig returns- moving during bar review is hard! Anyway, this time: The C-USA is making it the smart economic move for it's basketball teams to schedule weak non-con teams, Derrick Caracter making headlines, and some good football notes from around the C-USA landscape. The Dig is your best UTEP and C-USA news round-up.
[O]wners Joe and Gavin Maloof have kept in contact with Reggie Theus since he was fired in December. That's unusual in most settings, and especially since people piled on after Theus lost the job, except that the Maloofs and Theus are all very personable and were friends before his 2007 hiring. It doesn't hurt that he came off as the sympathetic figure in the breakup and was vindicated as the Sacramento downfall only accelerated after the change.