Sports Tonight: Shaughnessy on Al Skinner
Wed, 31 Mar 2010|
Dan Shaughnessy reacts to the firing of BC men's basketball coach Al Skinner with Holly and Tanguay.
Let's talk about some changes at the heights they moved from the big -- of the ACC Al Skinner was there well how can all be there anymore. He has been fired -- to -- people lippold athletic director on the decision. I'm here to announce that coach Al Skinner and I. Met twice last week. And on Wednesday. The 24 of march. It was agreed it was mutually beneficial for us to part ways. Well I think Al Skinner did a very good job at Boston College won about 60% of its games at thirteen seasons at BC. Never got them to a final four never got a 20 lead eight is that what this reason is that is that what this consisted of about scanner or how do you feel. He had a lot of -- pitching had a long times guy he inherited -- -- some guys my age these two in the long. You know long spell. But basketball BC has gone the wrong direction Al -- has recruited. You have -- surprised you're -- this coming through that that the system anymore that's a problem and -- -- -- buzz about basketball for team UCC so this had to happen. -- -- -- -- -- -- -- It ran its course move on. And he's also gonna continue to make a pilot Billick and other familiar unless he gets a coaching job it's that simple when team -- Philip well in the BC Eagles decided to go with the ACC. Things get serious you know whether you wanna talk about. How players gated what their requirements are to get into qualifications of the two -- I don't know however it's big time basketball that's what they want skit wasn't giving it told. Plus it's about marketing to what was I want somebody who's gonna sell the pro where people would go to the games. Quick quickly what what was had to be the best behind the goal on me while Al and we'll start was when they're -- -- -- -- US seats he wanted out of the height he represented the -- --