BILLY DONOVAN RUMORS

Ex-Florida coach Billy Donovan discusses college basketball scandal, Rick Pitino

The college sports world was turned on its head Tuesday when the Justice Department unveiled an extensive investigation into the world of college basketball that has already resulted in 10 arrests and multiple firings across the nation. In short, the FBI — through an informant, wire taps and infiltration within the industry at large — uncovered what many have known for decades: college...
Via Only Gators
21 days ago  |  Discuss

Billy Donovan has no interest in Indiana job

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...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 19, 2017  |  Discuss

Billy Donovan has no interest in leaving NBA for Indiana

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...
Via Larry Brown Sports
March 19, 2017  |  Discuss

Billy Donovan deserves more credit for Thunder rolling

The Oklahoma City Thunder are absolutely rolling over the Golden State Warriors in the Western Conference Finals. Russell Westbrook has found another gear, Kevin Durant is finally feeling like himself again after a rather miserable Game 1 and guys like Steven Adams and Andre Roberson are playing the best ball of their careers. One name we haven’t heard a lot of, though, is Billy...
Via Sportsnaut
May 25, 2016  |  Discuss

Billy Donovan says goodbye to Florida in touching newspaper ad

Billy Donovan was perhaps the best coach in Florida Basketball history. He spent 20 seasons guiding the Florida Basketball team before parting ways with the Gators to join Kevin Durant and the Oklahoma City Thunder in the NBA. The legendary coach led the Gators to four SEC tournament championships and two back-to-back national championships. Donovan’s players that he’s recruited...
Via isportsweb.com
May 24, 2015  |  Discuss

Why Michael White was the right hire for Florida Basketball

The University of Florida has hired Louisiana Tech’s Michael White as the men’s basketball head coach, Jeremy Foley, Florida’s athletic director announced this past Thursday. White replaces Billy Donovan, who coached the Gators for nearly two decades guiding them to four SEC tournament championships, six SEC regular-season titles and two back-to-back national championships. Donovan...
Via isportsweb.com
May 11, 2015  |  Discuss

Florida Hires Michael White to Replace Billy Donovan

Just two days after University of Florida AD Jeremy Foley said that longtime coach Billy Donovan’s replacement wouldn’t be hired until June, the Gators have a new hardwood general. According to Chris Harry of Gatorzone.com, the school has tabbed Louisiana Tech head coach Michael White as Donovan’s successor. Born in Dunedin, Florida, White has gone 101-40 in four seasons with the...
Via Campus Sports Net
May 07, 2015  |  Discuss

Best Candidates to Replace Billy Donovan

With the ink all but dry on Billy Donovan’s contract with the Oklahoma City Thunder, University of Florida A.D. Jeremy Foley is now left with the task of replacing one of college basketball’s elite coaches. Campus Sports has compiled a list of the most likely names to replace Donovan at UF. Gregg Marshall, Wichita State- Marshall’s name needs to be on the list since there is a job...
Via Campus Sports Net
April 29, 2015  |  Discuss
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