Tuesday, March 31st, 2015

 

Here’s why Tennessee had to hire Rick Barnes

What do you do if you’re Tennessee athletic director Dave Hart and a coach who has won 70 percent of his career games, has made more NCAA Tournament appearances (22) than the Vols have made in their history (20) and has won everywhere he’s been (George Mason, Providence, Clemson, Texas) drops into your lap? You hire him, that’s what you do. So when Texas parted ways with its 17-year coach, Rick Barnes, over the weekend, Hart, who had also parted ways with his own coach, Donnie Tyndall, after just oneRead More