Deshaun Watson will have input on Texans’ coaching hire, and he’s a strong believer in Chiefs OC Eric Bieniemy

Getty Images The Texans got a jump on the rest of the league in their pursuit of a new head coach for 2021 by firing coach and general manager Bill O’Brien last week, with ownership contracting a search firm and also reaching out to key individuals for input on the Read more

College basketball coaching changes tracker: Wake Forest, Danny Manning part ways

College basketball’s quiet 2020 coaching carousel received a substantial jolt over the weekend when Wake Forest fired Danny Manning and launched the first major conference coaching search of this year’s cycle. Early indications are that the Demon Deacons have quality options to consider from the mid-major ranks as athletic director Read more

Nets coaching candidates include Ty Lue, Jason Kidd, Mark Jackson and Jeff Van Gundy, per report

The implication in firing Kenny Atkinson is that the suddenly star-studded Brooklyn Nets wanted a coach better-able to accommodate Kevin Durant and Kyrie Irving. Atkinson, among the most analytically-inclined coaches in basketball, developed a culture around younger players that didn’t seem to match Brooklyn’s newly overhauled roster, which needed someone Read more

Boise State furloughs football coaching staff to help ease financial burden caused by coronavirus

Several collegiate coaches across the country have volunteered to take pay cuts as a result of budget concerns created by the coronavirus pandemic. Boise State, however, is taking its personnel changes to a new level to ease the financial burden. The school announced Monday that all employees who make more Read more

College basketball coaching carousel: The top 12 immediately rewarding hires from 2019

College basketball had nearly 60 coaching hirings in the late winter/spring of 2019. Last season, most of those coaches had expected bumpy traverses through their debut seasons. More on coaching carousel But about one-fourth of them did pretty well for themselves. None so great as to enter the coach-of-the-year conversation Read more

Tyronn Lue interested in coaching Nets, reuniting with Kyrie Irving, per report

Los Angeles Clippers assistant coach Tyronn Lue and Brooklyn Nets star guard Kyrie Irving have had some solid success together. Both helped the Cleveland Cavaliers capture the franchise’s first NBA title in 2016 before the two went their separate ways. However, a reunion apparently isn’t out of the question as Read more

College basketball coaching carousel: Grading 2016’s best and worst hires after a full recruiting cycle

Time has come for CBS Sports’ annual review of the biggest coaching hires in college basketball — four years after they were made.  Let’s check the files to see which athletic directors knew what they were doing during the carousel spins of 2016. You’ll recall that was the year Villanova Read more

College basketball coaching changes tracker: Samford hires local high school coaching star

Samford is turning to the local prep ranks to replace Scott Padgett as its basketball coach. The Southern Conference school in Birmingham, Alabama announced the hiring Bucky McMillan on Monday after his 12-year run at nearby Mountain Brook High School. McMillan led the school to five state championships in the Read more