The 124 days of March are finally over. We are actually turning the calendar to April. Seriously.
Air Force hires their new basketball coach.
Sources: Air Force has hired Georgia assistant Joe Scott as its next head basketball coach. Official announcement expected soon. Scott was previously the head coach at Air Force, Princeton, and Denver.— Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) March 31, 2020
Winter sports are not granted extra eligibility.
The NCAA has decided not to grant athletes from winter sports (including basketball) an extra year of eligibility due to coronavirus pandemic. Spring sport athletes were granted extra year.— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) March 30, 2020
The weirdest season for New Mexico men’s basketball takes another turn. Guard JJ Caldwell has entered the transfer portal. He started all 13 games he played, got suspended, was not publicly charged with a crime, was banned from campus, filed a lawsuit, had the ban waved, and is now transferring for his last season.
Get to know the Aggies RB coach.
MWC story of the day.
Former @wyo_football Linebacker @ljw21 talks about his career which concluded with 421 career tackles, which ranks him No. 4 in Mountain West history.— Mountain West (@MountainWest) March 31, 2020
*Through April 7, the MW will celebrate a different institution each day with school-produced stories from the 2019-2020 season* pic.twitter.com/bjf5JiJTKT
On the horizon:
- Coming today: Peak Perspective: The biggest questions the NCAA needs to answer.
- Coming tomorrow: Ranking the top coaches in the Mountain West.