How Shaka Smart and Gregg Marshall both made right choice

Friday, April 3rd, 2015

The coaching darlings of the mid-major basketball world, Shaka Smart and Gregg Marshall, both made very different decisions about their futures this week. Smart decided to finally make the jump from Virginia Commonwealth to Texas, while Marshall passed up Alabama's big money for a raise from Wichita State. Both made the ...

Shaka Smart Turns Down North Carolina State, Staying At VCU

Monday, April 4th, 2011

Apparently staying at a successful mid-major school is becoming all the rage in college basketball. Reports out of Richmond claim that Virginia Commonwealth head coach Shaka Smart has decided to stay put after being essentially offered the job at North Carolina State. Smart's decision to stay at VCU comes on the ...