Head Coach

Pitino out after 8 seasons as Gopher men’s basketball coach

MINNEAPOLIS (FOX 9) – Minnesota’s 79-75 loss to Ohio State in the second round of the Big Ten Tournament last Thursday has marked the end of Richard Pitino’s tenure with the Gophers. Athletic Director Mark Coyle announced Monday night that the University of Minnesota has parted ways with Pitino as the head coach after eight seasons. “I recently met with Richard…

Former NDSU Coach Phillips Introduced as Northern State Men’s Basketball Coach

Saul Phillips coached at NDSU from 2007-2014

ABERDEEN, S.D. — Former NDSU men’s basketball coach Saul Phillips has a new coaching gig. After Ohio failed to renew his contract, Phillips will be in charge of Northern State’s program in Aberdeen, S.D. The Wolves made the Division-II NCAA Tournament each of the last two seasons, and were runners up two years ago. Then-head coach Paul Sather accepted a job…

Lamoureux Takes over as Head Coach as Fargo Force Restructure Front Office

Cary Eades will continue as general manager and President of Hockey Operations

FARGO, N.D. (Fargo Force) – The Fargo Force announced Tuesday a coaching staff restructure. Cary Eades has been named the new President of Hockey Operations/GM, Pierre-Paul Lamoureux has been promoted to Head Coach and Eli Rosendahl has been promoted to Associate Head Coach/Goalie Coach. The changes are effective immediately. “The responsibilities of doing both the Head Coach and GM roles have…

Concordia’s Rahman Emphasizes ‘Trust’ as She Retires from Coaching

Rahman led the Cobber women's basketball program to 273 wins in 16 years as head coach

MOORHEAD, Minn. (Concordia Athletics) — Jessica Rahman announced that she is retiring as head coach of the Concordia women’s basketball program. Rahman, who was an All-American as a player and member of the 1988 NCAA National Championship team, is the all-time winningest coach in the history of the program. “God has led me to places, people and experiences that I could…

Jory Collins Introduced as NDSU Women’s Basketball Coach

Collins spoke about how he hopes to turn the Bison program around.

FARGO, N.D. — NDSU women’s basketball introduced its new head coach Tuesday afternoon. Jory Collins comes to Fargo, N.D. after most recently working as an assistant at Kansas. He also has head coaching experience, something his predecessor, Maren Walseth, did not have prior to her tenure NDSU. Collins coached Emporia State for eight seasons, averaging nearly 25 wins per year…

Davies’ New Boys Hockey Coach Up to Challenge of Taking Over Team with Playoffs Approaching

Dean Wilson previously coached at Fargo South from 1990-2007

FARGO, N.D. — Davies boys hockey has a new head coach with just one game left in the regular season. Dean Wilson is filling in in an interim role after Scott Petersen stepped down on Wednesday, citing personal reasons. Every assistant except for one joined Petersen in resigning. Wilson previously coached boys hockey at South High School from 1990-2007, making…

Matt Entz to Replace Chris Klieman as NDSU Football Coach

Entz was previously working as the defensive coordinator for the Bison

FARGO, N.D. — North Dakota State did not waste any time in naming a replacement for head football coach Chris Klieman. The team announced Matt Entz will take over those duties after this season. Klieman accepted a the head coaching job at Kansas State on Monday. Entz is currently the defensive coordinator for the Bison since getting hired by the…

NDSU Faced With Urgency To Fill Chris Klieman’s Role

The Bison are hoping to get a new football coach sooner, rather than later.

The minute Chris Klieman got a job with Kansas State last night, North Dakota State began the search for a new football coach. There is an early signing period December 19th for high school student- athletes to commit to NDSU, so there’s a sense of urgency in trying to get that role filled in the next eight days. Otherwise, it…

Modern Family Star Welcomes Chris Klieman to Kansas State

One of the biggest stars of the hit show Modern Family, and a Kansas State alumnus, wishes Chris Klieman well. Eric Stonestreet, who plays Cam Tucker, tweets “Congratulations Coach Klieman. I look forward to watching your teams win many, many games. Manhattan is a special place as you’ll soon see. Go Cats!” The Emmy-winner is from Kansas City, Kansas and…

MSUM Assistant Coach Wieck Named Head Men’s Basketball Coach at UMD

Wieck was a member of the Dragon men's basketball staff for four seasons.

DULUTH, Minn. (MSUM Athletics) — Minnesota State University Moorhead associate men’s basketball coach Justin Wieck has been named the head men’s basketball coach at the University of Minnesota Duluth, the school announced on Tuesday. Wieck was a member of the Dragon men’s basketball staff for four seasons.  He was an assistant coach to Head Coach Chad Walthall for three seasons before being promoted to…