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    Former 76ers coach Eddie Jordan will reportedly interview this week at Rutgers, and he may have no bigger supporter than Rutgers legend Phil Sellers.

    Together, Jordan and Sellers led Rutgers to the 1976 Final Four, the high point in the history of a program that hasn’t been to the NCAA tournament since 1991. Sellers remains the all-time leading scorer and rebounder in program history.

    “I think it would be a good fit for Eddie now that Rutgers is looking for someone to fill that position,” Sellers, 56, said in a telephone interview.

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    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.