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Jeff Goodman on Bruce Pearl's firing at Tennessee.
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This is Jeff Goodman of foxsports.com. The inevitable happened to Bruce Pearl let go Monday morning but Mike Campbell to the Tennessee. And other 51 year old parole. Basically ever since you like to be NCAA that was that put him in hot water here and it's -- has been investigating him. For nearly two years now. And up Mike Campbell to made some comments last week. That you be of value it at the end of the year -- certainly. Raised some questions in my sources tell me that. Hamilton was worried and got some pressure on -- from the NCAA he knew they were gonna get hit pretty hard. Or he got ahead a bit likely try to save his own job so parole is like 20. After six. Pretty successful season to making Tennessee basketball relevant. Where it's clearly the number threes work. They have football women's basketball. But ultimately lying to yeah its double when he was questioned. Proves to be his undoing. And he's out and out of -- seems C we're -- to -- -- obviously they're gonna look for somebody that's extremely clean. Somebody would know NCAA violations in and has the you know they're great reputation. And it's going to be tough for them because they're -- -- appeal to get a big name now with all this thing over -- her head. And now who knows if they're gonna -- support she's in band or anything like that so I think you get a -- maybe a mid major coach you're. You know maybe somebody like Rick Byrd of Belmont. War another name and I think maybe toward around -- former Tennessee assistant coach. Bart ranked who's been an MBA head coach. Now an assistant with the Boston Celtics. But it will be accused him receive what what type of coach they're going to be public yet you know Brad Stevens is -- go to Tennessee right now. -- got -- situations are not going to go to Knoxville coach this team in this program. With with all the uncertain.