Adam Zagoria covers basketball at all levels. He is the author of two books and an award-winning journalist whose articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Sports Illustrated, Basketball Times and in newspapers nationwide.
HOUSTON — St. John’s assistant Mike Dunlap will “give consideration” to the Fresno State vacancy, a source with knowledge told SNY.tv.
The source added that there is “mutual interest on a couple schools.”
Dunlap, a former Arizona and Oregon assistant who was the two-time Division II Coach of the Year at Metropolitan State College in Denver, had also been linked to the Wyoming job.
But Larry Shyatt, the former associate head coach at Florida and the Wyoming coach in 1997-98, was hired at Wyoming on Thursday.
Also, former Montana and Milwaukee Bucks coach Larry Krystkowiak has reportedly met with Utah AD Dr. Chris Hill and is considered the favorite there.
Former Fresno coach Steve Cleveland resigned March 17 after six seasons in which he posted a 92-98 overall record.
Louisiana Tech transfer Olu Ashaolu is hearing from Kentucky, San Diego State, Duquesne, Oregon, Kansas State, Iowa State and Mississippi State, per Alex Kline…2011 St. Thomas More (CT) wing Damion Lee has committed to Drexel, per Kline…Hofstra coach Mo Cassara signed a five-year contract extension. Read the release here.
Adam Zagoria is a Basketball Insider who covers basketball at all levels. A contributor to The New York Times and SportsNet New York (SNY), he is also the author of two books and is an award-winning journalist and filmmaker. His articles have appeared in ESPN The Magazine, SLAM, Sheridan Hoops, Basketball Times and in newspapers nationwide. He also won an Emmy award for his work on the SNY mini-documentary on Syracuse guard Tyus Battle.
A veteran Ultimate Frisbee player, he has competed in numerous National and World Championships and, perhaps more importantly, his teams won the Westchester Summer League (WSL) championships in 2011 and 2013.
He lives in Manhattan with his wife and children.