Following his meeting with the Bulldogs on Thursday, it now appears that Tom Crean has a new home in Athens, Georgia.
First reported by ESPN's Adrian Wojnarowski, the former Indiana coach will soon be coaching the Georgia men's basketball team following a year-long stint working for ESPN.
He's back on the bench where he belongs.
Tom Crean is finalizing an agreement to become the next coach at Georgia, sources tell ESPN.— Adrian Wojnarowski (@wojespn) March 15, 2018
Crean was a widely sought after commodity, leading Indiana to two Big Ten regular-season titles and the No. 1 seed in the 2013 NCAA tournament. His success with the Hoosiers led him to be named the 2016 Big Ten Coach of the Year.
Former coach Mark Fox was fired on March 10 after leading the Bulldogs to a 18-15 record, which ended his nine-season tenure (
Pittsburgh met with former Indiana coach Tom Crean earlier this week, sources told ESPN: https://t.co/npapoxLovj— Jeff Borzello (@jeffborzello) March 14, 2018