Found April 30, 2012 on Fox Sports Carolinas:
A person familiar with the talks says Virginia Tech has chosen James Johnson to replace Seth Greenberg as its men's basketball coach. The person told The Associated Press on Monday that Johnson will replace his former boss after spending five years as an assistant to Greenberg. Johnson left Virginia Tech on April 19 to take a similar job at Clemson. The person who spoke to the AP did so on condition of anonymity because the decision has not yet been announced. Greenberg was fired April 23 after nine seasons and one NCAA tournament appearance. Johnson has never been a head coach, but is viewed as a top-notch recruiter. It's hoped his return will allow the Hokies to keep commitments from 6-foot-7 Marshall Wood and 6-7 forward Montrezl Harrell.
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