SMU fired men's basketball coach Matt Doherty on Tuesday after six seasons in which the high-profile former North Carolina coach failed to take the Mustangs to the NCAA tournament.
Matt Doherty was hired as Florida Atlantic's basketball coach Monday, starting over two years after he resigned as coach of North Carolina.
Florida Atlantic scheduled a news conference for Monday, amid reports the school had hired Matt Doherty as its new basketball coach.
Former North Carolina coach Matt Doherty interviewed for the vacant position at Florida Atlantic and appears to be the front runner of the school's five finalists.
Matt Doherty is waiting for his moment. Nearly two years after he went from one of the nation's hottest young coaches to a castoff, Doherty wants to coach again.
North Carolina basketball coach Matt Doherty will not return next season, a source with knowledge of the decision has told ESPN's Dick Vitale.
Less than 24 hours after their season ended, North Carolina players met collectively with athletics director Dick Baddour to discuss the future of the program and coach Matt Doherty, the Raleigh News and Observer reported.
North Carolina head coach Matt Doherty, Duke assistant coach Chris Collins and Duke player Andre Buckner have been reprimanded by the ACC.