Tubby Smith

AUSTIN, TX - MARCH 24: Head coach Tubby Smith of the Minnesota Golden Gophers reacts in the first half against the Florida Gators during the third round of the 2013 NCAA Men's Basketball Tournament at The Frank Erwin Center on March 24, 2013 in Austin, Texas. (Photo by Stephen Dunn/Getty Images)

Minnesota Fires Coach Tubby Smith

Tubby Smith was hailed as a rescuer when he came to Minnesota from Kentucky in 2007, a championship-certified coach who would restore a once-proud program to respectability after it was brought down by scandal.

97.1 The Ticket–03/26/2013

Trey Burke #3 of the Michigan Wolverines grimaces after missing a three point shot with 14 seconds left in the game against the Ohio State Buckeyes that would have given Michigan the lead on January 13, 2013 at Value City Arena in Columbus, Ohio. Ohio State defeated Michigan 56-53. (Photo by Jamie Sabau/Getty Images

Michigan-Minnesota Preview 1-17-13

Trey Burke and Michigan can put aside for now the idea of being ranked No. 1 in the country.

97.1 The Ticket–01/17/2013

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