KELVIN SAMPSON RUMORS

Kelvin Sampson Returns to College Basketball, Takes Over at Houston

To prove that, yes, a person can indeed come home again, the University of Houston hired Kelvin Sampson on Wednesday to head its men’s basketball program. Sampson’s return to the college game marks a homecoming of sorts for the embattled former coach at Washington State, Oklahoma, and Indiana. He has served his penance since coming under fire in for making impermissible phone...

Sampson agrees to deal with the University of Houston

The Houston Cougars have found their next head coach and they didn’t have to look far.Houston Rockets assistant Kelvin Sampson has agreed to return to college hoops as the Cougars’ coach, according to CBSSports.com.Sampson had worked in the NBA with the Rockets and Milwaukee Bucks over the past six years.Sampson, 58, was fired from Indiana in 2008 after an NCAA investigation...
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University of Houston Hires Kelvin Sampson

A source confirmed to CBSSports.com on Wednesday that Kelvin Sampson has agreed to become the Cougars coach. Sampson, 58, was fired from Indiana in 2008 after an NCAA investigation into improper and excessive contact with recruits regarding phone calls and text messages. Sampson had worked in the NBA as an assistant with the Milwaukee Bucks and Houston Rockets over the past six years...
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Kelvin Sampson Resurfaces: Hired By The University of Houston

Alrighty then. Maybe you can still get a job as a college coach after getting in trouble with the NCAA.First Bruce Pearl returns from purgatory to take over at Auburn and now, Kelvin Sampson, formerly ex-communicated from Indiana, is returning to his NCAA roots and is taking over the University of Houston.You'll recall Sampson got in a heap of trouble with the NCAA for making...
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Kelvin Sampson agrees to be next Houston Cougars head coach

Houston has found its next head coach, and it's a name college hoops fans are very familiar with. A source confirmed to CBSSports.com on Wednesday that Kelvin Sampson has agreed to become the Cougars coach. Sampson, 58, was fired from Indiana in 2008 after an NCAA investigation into improper and excessive contact with recruits regarding phone calls and text messages. The violations...
Via Pro Sports Daily
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Report: University of Houston hires Kelvin Sampson as head coach

The University of Houston is nearing a deal with top Houston Rockets assistant coach Kelvin Sampson to become their next men’s basketball head coach. Adrian Wojnarowski of Yahoo! Sports first reported the deal, and ESPN’s Jeff Goodman reported that the deal has been completed. According to Goodman, the deal is a five-year deal for Sampson. […]
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Report: University of Houston Close to Deal with Kelvin Sampson

Kelvin Sampson is close to getting back in the college game. According to Adrian Wojnarowski he is nearing a deal to become the new Head Coach at the University of Houston: University of Houston is nearing an agreement with Rockets assistant coach Kelvin Sampson to become head coach, sources tell Yahoo Sports. — Adrian Wojnarowski (@WojYahooNBA) April 2, 2014 Sampson’s show...
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Kelvin Sampson Emerges As Candidate For University Of Houston

Kelvin Sampson has become a leading candidate to replace James Dickey as head coach at the University of Houston. Sampson took Oklahoma to the 2002 Final Four and had 18 consecutive winning seasons at Washington State, Oklahoma and Indiana. Sampson has interviewed for several NBA head coaching jobs in recent years and is well-regarded within NBA circles. Sampson is currently an assistant...
Via RealGM
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Sources: Kelvin Sampson a leading candidate for University of Houston job

Houston Rockets assistant coach Kelvin Sampson has emerged as a leading candidate to become the head coach at the university of Houston, multiple sources told Yahoo Sports. Sampson is expected to meet with school representatives soon to discuss the job. Sources told Yahoo Sports that the Cougars are determined to hire a proven winner at the major level of college basketball. Sampson...
Via Pro Sports Daily
23 days ago  |  Discuss

Examining the WSU-Sampson possibility

IF KELVIN SAMPSON is indeed on Bill Moos’ short list of potential new basketball coaches at Washington State, two thoughts immediately spring to mind about the possibility. First, based on Sampson’s accomplishments at THREE different programs over 21 seasons, his return would mean WSU had landed one of the finest college coaches of the last 25 years.
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23 days ago  |  Discuss
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