Jerry Colangelo hasn't given up on Mike Krzyzewski returning as U.S. men's Olympic basketball coach after the London Games.
Krzyzewski has said he believes this will be his last time coaching the national team. Colangelo said Monday he thinks that is probably true. Still, the USA Basketball chairman added he's ''not 100 percent sure'' Krzyzewski is done.
''I know what he's said so far and that may be the case and maybe not,'' Colangelo said. ''And I'm kind of thinking that he's probably not going to come back unless he changes his mind.
''If he's finished coaching, I'm going to keep him involved and he's going to be right alongside me. That's the way I see it and then we'll talk about who's next.''
But not before he takes another run at the coach.
Colangelo said he will discuss the future with Krzyzewski at an appropriate time to see ''what his circumstances truly are...