This past Friday Coppin State University announced that it would not renew the contract of its longtime basketball coach, Fang Mitchell.
How did Mitchell find out: first, from a call from a reporter. And then on a press release that was published on the school’s website.
Mitchell says that he knew the announcement was coming—but had no idea when. When the announcement finally came on Friday, Mitchell said he never received notification from the school.
What happened between the school and Mitchell, who led Coppin to six postseason appearances (four NCAA and two NIT) and one NCAA tournament win during his years at Coppin?
Mitchell talks to the crew at The Blacktopxchange Sports Report (Jerry Bembry, Ali Danois and David Steele) to discuss Friday’s announcement: