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The Larry Brown Hire is Huge for SMU Most indications are pointing to Larry Brown being hired as the next head coach at Southern Methodist. If the reports or true, then the hire would be huge for the Mustangs basketball program. Larry Brown is one of the elite minds in all of basketball. He is the only coach ever to win both an NCAA Championship (Kansas) and an NBA Championship (Detroit). photo credit: bleacherreport.com Brown is also one of the few coaches to be able to succeed at both levels at many stops. He has coached pretty much everywhere, sometimes more than once. Brown is known as a coaching nomad, but there aren’t many that can match his pedigree since he wins pretty much everywhere he goes (Knicks and Bobcats don’t count). Brown’s college coaching career began with Davidson, which lasted about a month before he jumped to the ABA. His next real coaching job came in 1979 where he took the UCLA Bruins to the1980 NCAA Finals. The Bruins would lost to Louisville in the ...
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