New Providence basketball coach Ed Cooley vowed Wednesday to win at the school he grew up watching."Not only will we win here," he said, "but we're going to win and win big.&quo
The Providence Journal reported Tuesday that Providence College has hired Ed Cooley, a Providence native who has coached at Fairfield since 2006, as its new head basketball coach.
Providence College fired basketball coach Keno Davis Friday after a disappointing three-year stint in which the Friars compiled a 46-50 overall record, including 18-36 in the Big East.
Some highlights of the press conference at Boston College, in which athletic director Gene DeFilippo announced the dismissal of basketball coach Al Skinner:
Boston College confirmed that it has fired basketball coach Al Skinner. A press conference, originally scheduled for 3 p.m. Tuesday afternoon, will instead be held at noon.