Originally written on Fox Sports West  |  Last updated 10/27/14

INDIANAPOLIS - APRIL 05: Head coach Brad Stevens of the Butler Bulldogs looks on in the first half while taking on the Duke Blue Devils during the 2010 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball National Championship game at Lucas Oil Stadium on April 5, 2010 in Indianapolis, Indiana. Duke won 61-59. (Photo by Andy Lyons/Getty Images)
Next. UCLA will not have Brad Stevens as a its basketball coach, according to a person familiar with the situation who was not authorized to speak on the matter. Stevens will remain at Butler, where he has led the Bulldogs to two appearances in the national championship game since 2010. ESPN first reported the story. UCLA Athletic Director Dan Guerrero had focused his attention on Stevens this week after Virginia Commonwealths Shaka Smart removed himself from the board by agreeing to a contract extension. Stevens, who was Guerreros first choice, offered No comment when asked about UCLAs interest by a reporter from the Indianapolis Star."I'm the coach at Butler," Stevens wrote in a text message to ESPN.com. "As you know, my stance is to not comment on any other speculation or situation."Stevens also wrote a cryptic tweet on Friday discussing Butler's spring workouts. Love walking thru Hinkle in the morning... Anxious to get started on our spring workouts next week. Brad Steven...
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