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Schools Get It Right With Coaching Hires

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In sharp contrast to my ability to predict games or project draft prospects, I seem to have a knack for identifying both promising and disastrous coaching hires. It began with my first set of hiring grades in 2010, continued in 2011 and, while it's too soon to judge, hopefully carried over to 2012.

Sure, there was one glaring miss I'd like to have back (an A for Kansas hiring Turner Gill). In hindsight, a couple of B's (for Vandy's...

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