With a mismatched, underperforming roster, the Houston Rockets will search far and wide for the right man for their head coaching job, even if he has to come from the ranks of college basketball.
Articles tagged: Shaka Smart
Shaka Smart has finally decided to leave VCU, and Texas is the school that was able to pry him away from Richmond.
Texas could be replacing Rick Barnes with Shaka Smart if all goes their way.
Shaka Smart’s VCU Rams may have blown a lead against Stephen F.
Shaka Smart quickly became one of the hottest coaching names in college basketball after leading Virginia Commonwealth to the Final Four in 2011 in just his second season as a head coach.
VCU was one of the stunning stories of last year’s NCAA Tournament when they reached the Final Four as a No. 11 seed. This year they’re a No.
The Final Four is set, and the four teams headed to Houston are Kentucky, Connecticut, Butler, and Virginia Commonwealth.
VCU has become the darling of the NCAA Tournament this year, developing into this year’s Butler (which incidentally could also be said about this year’s Butler).