Thursday, March 11, 2010

Glib Gib

PTW is pilfering from Dave Reardon who has a column about the rise of the Gib Arnold For Hawaii Basketball Coach Marching and Chowder Society. Arnold was just let go -- as expected, because it was too late for Kevin O'Neill to do so last year when he was hired to run the USC basketball program -- at USC:

Former UH coach's son emerges as trendy choice
Dave Reardon
Honolulu Star Bulletin
March 10, 2010

About a month ago, I received from a friend an unsolicited and gushing endorsement of Gib Arnold for University of Hawaii basketball coach.

Interesting, because the job wasn't open ... not yet, anyway.

Also interesting, because (until yesterday) Arnold was an assistant at USC ... which had been embroiled in a recruiting controversy from the previous regime of Tim Floyd, and Arnold was a holdover from that staff.

And in the last day or so, Arnold's name has replaced that of Reggie Theus as most mentioned to replace Bob Nash.

In Hawaii, Gib Arnold is trending...
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