Grant will return to his alma mater. Dayton will name Anthony Grant as its next head coach, the team announced on Thursday. Grant will replace Archie Miller, who left Dayton to become the head coach at Indiana.
The giant video boards being installed for this weekend’s Final Four in Glendale, Arizona, came from Bristol Motor Speedway. University of Phoenix Stadium, the home of the NFL’s Arizona Cardinals, doesn’t have a center-hung video board system like the Dallas Cowboys’ AT&T Stadium does. Enter Colossus, the high-definition video board system from Bristol Motor Speedway in eastern Tennessee.
This year’s Final Four coaches have one thing in common: None is among the 10 highest-paid coaches in the NCAA tournament. USA Today released its annual list of men’s college basketball coaches’ salaries among NCAA tournament teams Wednesday, and while the Bluegrass State duo of Rick Pitino and John Calipari tops all tournament coaches in total pay, Oregon’s Dana Altman is the highest-paid tournament coach whose team is still standing this season. Altman’s total pay of $2.651 million comes in at No. 11 nationally among tournament teams, leading all Final Four coaches.