Metro Atlantic Athl. RUMORS & NEWS

  • Rick Pitino hire shows what is most important to Iona

    New York Post "Of course Rick Pitino is the center of college basketball again. With the NCAA Tournament on hiatus, Pitino stole the attention of the sport Saturday afternoon, when the scandal-scarred Hall of Famer agreed to end his two-year exile in Greece and become the head coach at Iona,..." March 16

  • Iona hires Hall of Fame coach Rick Pitino

    247 Sports "Rick Pitino has agreed to a deal to be Iona's next head basketball coach, he tells @247Sports. Word began circulating Saturday morning that Pitino and Iona had entered serious discussions that he would take over the program's head coaching vacancy. Iona officials and..." March 14

  • The competitive mid-major even Jeff Van Gundy loves

    New York Post "He was easy to find in those lockout-strangled days during the 1998-99 NBA season. Jeff Van Gundy was a coach without a team and he was an eternal gym rat, so if you wanted to find the then-Knicks coach, you started by seeing which MAAC team was playing at home that night. Often as..." February 09