The Top Ten NCAA Hoops Coach Fails
College basketball coaches are a fiery bunch. They are presented with the challenge of molding young men on and off the court. Many of the greatest coaches in the history of the sport are often noted for developing great relationships with their players and being a role model to these young men.
But that doesn’t change the fact that sometimes these guys do stupid things that are often immortalized on television! Here’s the top coaching outbursts, blunders and fails – from the innocent mistakes to the big-time screw-ups:
John Calipari calls John Buccigross a jagoff
Coach Calipari: You either love him or you hate him. The most divisive coach in college basketball slammed SportsCenter anchor John Buccigross after Buccigross mentioned one of his old Memphis squads that didn’t capture a national title. Buccigross steers the conversation back to civility but the damage is done.