EDDIE JORDAN RUMORS & GOSSIP
Point Pleasant (N.J.) Beach guard Matt Farrell is unlikely to forget his Saturday any time soon. Shortly after winning the SCT title with 25 points, the 2014 guard received an in-person scholarship offer from Rutgers coach Eddie Jordan.
Rutgers coach Eddie Jordan was detailed in his expectations to earn playing time for the final stretch of the season. Planning to ride the same five players heavily against UCF, Jordan broke down his roster decisions Tuesday before flying to UCF for tomorrow’s tip off.
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers coach Eddie Jordan stuck with the same five players for the final 10:19 in a 64-59 loss to No. 22 Memphis. Jordan cited "trust" as the reason for sticking with the same five. he went in-depth in an illuminating post-game press conference.
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RUTGERS UNIVERSITY (10-15, 4-8)
Head Coach: Eddie Jordan – 1st Year @ at Rutgers (Career HC Record: 10-15)
Jordan spent six years as a head coach in the NBA (Wizards, Sixers) before coming to Rutgers to replace Mike Rice. Rice left after video showed him physically and verbally abusing players. Jordan played at Rutgers in the mid-70’s and led...
PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Former NBA coaching rivals Eddie Jordan and Larry Brown will take center stage at the RAC in the rematch between Rutgers and SMU. The Mustangs, now a top 25 team, come to Rutgers with major momentum after upsetting Cincinnati.
Eddie Jordan was hired as head coach of Rutgers this offseason, an opportunity he prefers to returning to the NBA in a top job.
“After my last few experiences, I did not want to be a head coach in the NBA,” Jordan said.
Jordan led the Washington Wizards to the playoffs in every season between 2005 and 2008. Jordan even coached the Eastern Conference All-Stars in 2007 when the...
The sad, weird case of diploma-less Eddie Jordan ascending to head coach of his "alma mater," Rutgers, was inevitable if not predictable.
An academic-athletic system comfortably indifferent to the education of the under-educated athletes it relies on to fuel a multi-billion-dollar television contract was bound to produce a high-profile coaching candidate equally indifferent...
Earlier today, we reported that Rutgers's new men's basketball coach, Eddie Jordan, never received a degree from Rutgers University, even though his official university bio says he graduated in 1977.
Jordan admitted to ESPN that he did not finish his degree but claims he did finish his course work:
"Some of the professors are still around and some are gone but they all...
Maybe, if someone threw some balls at the Lakers, they wouldn’t be fighting, just to make the playoffs. Then again, Kobe said he would slap the hell out of any coach that did that.
Sources confirm to me that Eddie Jordan is leaving the Lakers and will be the next coach at Rutgers University. The deal almost complete
— Chick Hernandez (@CHICKatCSN) April 12, 2013
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It looks like the San Antonio Spurs are trying to beef up their coaching staff a little bit for upcoming training camp. The Washington Post is reporting the Spurs invited former Washington Wizards and Philadelphia 76ers coach, Eddie Jordan, about attending their upcoming training camp.
Washington Post reporter Josh Barr wrote that Jordan would like to return to the NBA and has...