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Bjork elaborates on decision to let go of Wiggins

Not 12 months on the job and new Ole Miss Athletics Director Ross Bjork has already fired his first hire.

Monday, Bjork met with the media to elaborate on the university’s surprising decision to relieve Adrian Wiggins of his duties as women’s basketball head coach. (October 23, 2012, Page 6)

Bjork discusses Wiggins’ firing

VIDEO BLOG: Ole Miss Athletics Director Ross Bjork met with the media Monday to discuss the university’s decision to place women’s basketball head coach Adrian Wiggins on “administrative leave.”

(more…) (October 22, 2012)

Wiggins placed on ‘administrative leave’

Adrian Wiggins won’t get a chance to coach his first game as Ole Miss’ women’s basketball coach.

Saturday, the university announced that Wiggins was placed on “administrative leave,” while assistant coach Kenya Landers and director of basketball operations Michael Landers were terminated due to an ongoing investigation regarding “impermissible recruiting contacts and academic misconduct.” (more…) (October 22, 2012, Page 1B)

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