Billy Tubbs Will Return to Coaching at Lamar

From Associated Press

Billy Tubbs returned to basketball Thursday, becoming Lamar's coach again while keeping his job as athletic director.

Mike Deane, who was 52-62 in four years as the school's coach, will be reassigned, Lamar President James Simmons said.

Tubbs coached Lamar for four of his 28 seasons, turned Oklahoma into a national basketball power in the 1980s, then helped Texas Christian improve its program. He has a 595-297 record


Sarah Keeler, a reserve forward for the Washington women's team, has a torn ligament in her left knee and will miss the NCAA tournament. Keeler was injured Tuesday during practice.

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