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Clipboard Conversations: Pat Skerry, Towson

10 Jun

Pat Skerry takes over a Towson program that needed a shot in the arm.

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

Pat Skerry is the new head coach at Towson University. After successful stops at Rhode Island, Providence and Pittsburgh, the highly respected assistant coach is now jumping into the head coach’s chair this season with the Tigers.

We talk about his team’s new floor, his vision for the job, the CAA, recruiting (which is going well already) and his staff in this week’s edition of Clipboard Conversations. Continue reading

Season highlights: Virginia Commonwealth

27 May

Just a Minute: May 16

16 May

Former Louisiana Tech forward Olu Ashaolu is on the visit tour.

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report


The offseason is in full swing yet the news around college hoops isn’t slowing down. Continue reading

Clipboard conversations: Ron Hunter, new Georgia State head coach

11 May

Ron Hunter is the new head man at Georgia State.

Georgia State hired IUPUI coach Ron Hunter to take over the program from Rob Barnes. Hunter was a bit of a surprise hire for the Panthers. He is a long time coach in the Midwest and doesn’t have any ties to the South. The National Hoops Report caught up with him for this week’s edition of Clipboard Conversations.

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Season highlights: Northeastern

10 May

Don’t pinch Shaka

10 May

Virginia Commonwealth coach Shaka Smart is still living life in the big spotlight after leading his team from the First Four to the Final Four of the NCAA tournament.

His bucket list now looks like this:

Meet the president
Solve world peace
Bungee jump from a hot air balloon
Sing “Take Me Out To The Ballgame” at Wrigley Field

Clipboard Conversations: Paul Hewitt, George Mason coach

2 May

Paul Hewitt talks about his journey to George Mason in an exclusive Clipboard Conversation.

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

The biggest news of the weekend was Paul Hewitt taking over the George Mason job. I had a chance to catch up with him on Monday morning to talk a length about his new job, how he landed it and what his vision is for the team and his staff. Continue reading

Hewitt hired at George Mason

30 Apr

Paul Hewitt takes over a loaded George Mason team.

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

The cyclical world of college basketball reared its head on Saturday as a former ACC coach took over an open head coaching position at a Colonial Athletic Association school that was vacated by a coach who left for the ACC.


Welcome to the coaching carousel. Continue reading

Clipboard Conversations: Joey Rodriguez, VCU

28 Apr

VCU's Joey Rodriguez says the NCAA tournament opened up doors he never thought would open.

By Justin Young
National Hoops Report

Joey Rodriguez was one of the faces of the Virginia Commonwealth team that made it to the Final Four this season. I caught up with the senior to talk about the run, his future plans, going back home to Florida and we dive into some quick hitting questions that you don’t want to miss. Continue reading