Pat Knight Fired

Published 03/07 2011 10:28AM

Updated 03/07 2011 11:01AM


Texas Tech University President Guy Bailey announced Monday that Head Men?s Basketball Coach Pat Knight will be relieved of his duties at the conclusion of the season.


?I felt like it was time to make a change within our men?s basketball program,? Bailey said. ?I appreciate everything Pat has done for our university, not only as a head coach, but also throughout his career as an assistant. I wish him success and the best moving forward.?


Knight will continue to coach the team through the Big 12 Conference Championships. A national search for the position will begin immediately.

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