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VIDEO: UC Irvine forces overtime with their version of 'Pacer'

In the 1998 NCAA tournament Valparaiso used a play named “Pacer” by then-head coach Homer Drew to get the team’s star guard, Bryce Drew, a look at a game-winning three pointer against Ole Miss. 182 more words

Big West

Council elects leadership team

Cr John Davis has been re-elected as Mayor of Orange, to serve for the next twelve months alongside deputy mayor Cr Cris Gryllis.

Cr Davis was elected mayor in a ballot against Cr Scott Munro… 254 more words

Source: Levell Moton is the top candidate at George Mason

Levell Moton is now the top candidate at George Mason, sources tell The Western Star. He has been the head coach at North Carolina Central since 2010, going 107-53 in that span. 163 more words

Coaching News

Report: Russell Turner turns down George Mason job, remains UC Irvine coach

Russell Turner has reportedly turned down a job offer and will remain the head coach at UC Irvine.

Janis Carr of the Orange County Register… 105 more words

Russell Turner

Info & Stats: UC Irvine Head Coach

All Topics: First NCAA Tournament for the school | Louisville first | Irvine community getting to experience this moment | Rick Pitino | Surprised they got a 13 seed after early season struggles | Matching up against Louisville | Needing to protect the rim | Mamadou Ndiaye’s story | Building the program | His resume | Working with Mike Montgomery | Working with Tim Duncan at Wake Forest | Duncan’s drive | 35 more words

Retrospectives

UC Irvine celebrates first entry into NCAA tournament

UC Irvine Head Coach Russell Turner celebrates his team’s NCAA Tournament birth with Marques and Jeanne and about getting ready to play Louisville:

I’ve got some confidence in our ability to prepare and come up with a game plan.

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Sports

Russell Turner, Anteaters End Half Century Drought

By Ian Massey

My first impression of Russell Turner was interesting. We were sitting at a table at ESPN Zone in Downtown Disney. He was hired a couple of months prior and was doing his first rounds of media sessions prior to the kickoff of the 2010-2011 basketball season. 1,066 more words

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