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College basketball: Archie Miller hired as Indiana coach

College basketball: Archie Miller hired as Indiana coach

Less than 24 hours after UCLA Coach Steve Alford pulled his name out of the sweepstakes, Indiana Athletic Director Fred Glass announced he had hired Archie Miller from Dayton.

Miller replaces Tom Crean, who was fired March 16 after missing the NCAA tournament five times in nine seasons.

“Archie Miller was on my short list from the very beginning,” Glass said in a statement. “The more I learned about him, the more convinced I became that he is the coach we need to meet our high expectations for many years to come.”

Miller will be introduced at a Monday afternoon news conference.

The 38-year-old Miller comes from a basketball family and put together a solid...

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