Billy Donovan insists he is not interested in leaving the Thunder. Mark D. Smith-USA TODAY Sports

Billy Donovan won’t be returning to the college ranks anytime soon.

The Oklahoma State Thunder coach, who has been linked to the vacant Indiana job, shot down those rumors Sunday, saying he’s very happy in the NBA.

Donovan told ESPN’s Jeff Goodman that he is “very, very happy in the NBA and in Oklahoma City — and is committed there.”

Donovan was one of the most successful coaches of the last two decades in the collegiate ranks, winning two NCAA titles and making four Final Four appearances with the Florida Gators. Unfortunately for the Hoosiers, Donovan, like another former college coach who has been linked to the job, simply doesn’t see any reason to leave the NBA.

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QUIZ: Name every NCAA basketball coach with multiple Final Four appearances

64 men's NCAA basketball coach have multiple Final Four appearances. How many of them can you name?

Clue given: Team (number of appearances).

Note: Coaches may have appeared with multiple teams.

An asterisk (*) denotes a Final Four appearance was vacated.

Duke (12)
Mike Krzyzewski
UCLA (12)
John Wooden
UNC (11)
Dean Smith
Kansas (4) UNC (4)
Roy Williams
Mich St (7)
Tom Izzo
Providence (1) Kentucky (3) Louisville (3)
Rick Pitino
Louisville (6)
Denny Crum
Kentucky (6)
Adolph Rupp
Syracuse (5)
Jim Boeheim
Indiana (5)
Bob Knight
Houston (5)
Guy Lewis
Iowa (1) Arizona (4)
Lute Olson
UConn (4)
Jim Calhoun
UMass (1)* Memphis (1)* Kentucky (4)
John Calipari
Florida (4)
Billy Donovan
Kansas St (2) Utah (2)
Jack Gardner
Okla St (4)
Henry Iba
Ohio St (4)
Harold Olsen
UNLV (4)
Jerry Tarkanian
Ohio St (4)
Fred Taylor
Kansas (3)
Phog Allen
Bradley (2) Mich St (1)
Forddy Anderson
Duke (3)
Vic Bubas
Illinois (3)
Harry Combes
Kentucky (3)
Joe B. Hall
UCLA (3)
Ben Howland
Cincinnati (3)
Ed Jucker
Arkansas (3)
Nolan Richardson
Arkansas (3) Okla St (3)
Eddie Sutton
Georgetown (3)
John Thompson
San Francisco (3)
Phil Woolpert
Memphis (1) UCLA (1)
Gene Bartow
LSU (2)
Dale Brown
UCLA (1)* Kansas (2)
Larry Brown
Michigan (3)*
Steve Fisher
Oklahoma (2)
Bruce Drake
Florida St (1) Georgia (1)
Hugh Durham
Oregon St (2)
Slats Gill
UNC (2)
Bill Guthridge
Baylor (2)
Bill Henderson
New Mex St (1) Illinois (1)
Lou Henson
Virginia (2)
Terry Holland
CCNY (2)
Nat Holman
Cincinnati (1) W. Virginia (1)
Bob Huggins
Holy Cross (2)
Doggie Julian
Temple (2)
Harry Litwack
La Salle (2)
Ken Loeffler
Ohio St (2)
Thad Matta
Indiana (2)
Branch McCracken
Marquette (2)
Al McGuire
St. John's (1) UNC (1)
Frank McGuire
DePaul (2)
Ray Meyer
California (2)
Pete Newell
Iowa (2)
Bucky O'Connor
Kansas (2)
Ted Owens
Charlotte (1) Purdue (1)
Lee Rose
Wisconsin (2)
Bo Ryan
Kansas (2)
Bill Self
Cincinnati (2)
George Smith
Butler (2)
Brad Stevens
Michigan (2)
Dave Strack
Maryland (2)
Gary Williams
Kansas St (2)
Tex Winter
Florida (1) Oklahoma (1)
Lon Kruger
Villanova (2)
Jay Wright

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