Tim Floyd is being hired as Southern California basketball coach, taking the job Rick Majerus accepted then abruptly quit last month.
Being fired by the New Orleans Hornets after only one season on the job was a complete surprise, Tim Floyd said Thursday.
Tim Floyd was fired by the New Orleans Hornets on Friday after one season as their coach, The Associated Press and the New Orleans Times-Picayune is reporting.
Mike Fratello withdrew from the New Orleans Hornets' coaching search Monday.
Former Chicago Bulls and University of New Orleans coach Tim Floyd interviewed for the New Orleans Hornets coaching job Thursday at the team's suburban practice facility.
Former Atlanta Hawks star Dominique Wilkins interviewed for the Georgia coaching job Tuesday, a day after ex-Chicago Bulls coach Tim Floyd, The Atlanta Journal-Constitution reported.