Posted April 06, 2013 on AP on Fox
Ball State has hired James Whitford as its new basketball coach. He spent the past four seasons as an assistant at Arizona working under Sean Miller. The 41-year-old coach replaces Billy Taylor, who was fired March 14 after six seasons. Whitford takes over a Ball State team that went 15-15 this season. The school said Saturday the new coach will be introduced Wednesday. Before coming to Arizona, Whitford spent four seasons on Miller's staff at Xavier, which became a regular in the NCAA tournament. He also worked for 11 seasons at Miami (Ohio) before joining Miller at Xavier.
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