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husky headlines podcast: what is lorenzo romar’s legacy at uw?


the seattle times’ adam jude and percy allen discuss lorenzo romar’s firing and what’s next for the uw basketball program. hear from romar and uw athletic director jennifer cohen, and from kevin king about his nfl combine experience.






washington fires lorenzo romar as husky men’s basketball coach after 15 seasons


after 15 seasons with uw, lorenzo romar has been fired. the huskies made six ncaa tournament appearances under romar, but failed to make the tournament in each of the past six seasons.washington on wednesday changed the direction of its men’s basketball program, firing coach lorenzo romar after 15 seasons with the huskies. multiple sources have confirmed the dismissal to the the seattle times.athletic director jen cohen met with romar during an afternoon meeting with the coach.players were given less than an hour notice wednesday to attend an emergency team meeting at alaska airlines arena, where they were informed of the decision. romar and cohen were not immediately available for comment.most read storiesunlimited digital access. $1 for 4 weeks.the huskies lost 78-73 last week in its pac






report: lorenzo romar will remain at uw, but huskies say they’re still evaluatin


lorenzo romar’s fate – a hot-topic of debate this season – is once again in the news as a report claims he’ll return next season at washington while the huskies say they’re still evaluating their long-time coach.citing unnamed sources, yahoo!’s pat forde reports romar will return in 2017-18 for his 16th season at uw after a year in which the huskies are 9-27 and finished 11th in the pac-12 at 2-16. it’s washington’s worst conference record since the league began playing 18 games in 1978-79.according to forde: “romar has signed the no. 1 player in the class of 2017, michael porter jr., and although past recruiting coups have not resulted in great on-court success, the school is unwilling to pay his $3.5 million buyout. romar is well-liked at washington, which also has helped his cause.”when






report: lorenzo romar will remain at uw, but huskies say they’re still evaluatin


lorenzo romar’s fate – a hot-topic of debate this season – is once again in the news as a report claims he’ll return next season at washington while the huskies say they’re still evaluating their long-time coach.citing unnamed sources, yahoo!’s pat forde reports romar will return in 2017-18 for his 16th season at uw after a year in which the huskies are 9-21 and finished 11th in the pac-12 at 2-16. it’s washington’s worst conference record since the league began playing 18 games in 1978-79.according to forde: “romar has signed the no. 1 player in the class of 2017, michael porter jr., and although past recruiting coups have not resulted in great on-court success, the school is unwilling to pay his $3.5 million buyout. romar is well-liked at washington, which also has helped his cause.”when






seattle sports world reacts to uw’s firing of coach lorenzo romar


reactions ranged from shocked to relieved following uw's firing of lorenzo romar after 15 seasons. here is what people are saying.the ncaa men’s basketball tournament may begin tomorrow, but madness is in full swing in seattle.after a disastrous 9-22 season, and a sixth straight year of missing the ncaa tournament, uw announced the firing of coach lorenzo romar. the coach had curried favor in the seattle sports world, especially after leading the huskies to three sweet 16 appearances. but uw’s patience had apparently worn out.reaction on social media ranged from shocked to pleased, to everything in between. meanwhile, uncertainty lingers over the future of the husky men’s basketball team and also where romar will land next.here’s what people are saying:most read storiesunlimited digital ac






lorenzo romar had to go — for the good of the team and despite fond memories


the trajectory of uw men’s basketball had gone from delightful to disappointing to depressing.this had to be done.after 15 years as the huskies men’s basketball coach, lorenzo romar was fired. the most successful tenure in university of washington hoops history came to an end on wednesday.romar was beloved on campus, admired in the city and embraced in gymnasiums everywhere. he attracted some of the country’s best talent with his charm and reputation alone.memories of him should be fond, and if he ever returns to hec ed for a husky game, cheers should be loud. but sorry — this had to be done. things just weren’t going to get better.more on lorenzo romarthe trajectory of uw men’s basketball had gone from delightful to disappointing to depressing. a team that had six seasons of at least 24 w






lorenzo romar had to go — for the good of the team and despite fond memories


the trajectory of uw men’s basketball had gone from delightful to disappointing to depressing.this had to be done.after 15 years as the huskies men’s basketball coach, lorenzo romar was fired. the most successful tenure in university of washington hoops history came to an end on wednesday. romar was beloved on campus, admired in the city and embraced in gymnasiums everywhere. he attracted some of the country’s best talent with his charm and reputation alone. memories of him should be fond, and if he ever returns to hec ed for a husky game, cheers should be loud. but sorry — this had to be done. things just weren’t going to get better. most read storiesunlimited digital access. $1 for 4 weeks.the trajectory of uw men’s basketball had gone from delightful to disappointing to depressing. a te






keeping lorenzo romar is right call despite huskies’ embarrassing season


romar’s huskies are 2-16 in pac-12 play this season. but he has a recruiting class for the ages coming in, led by michael porter jr., maybe the best player ever to join the huskies. fire romar, and you risk losing all those players.lorenzo romar has pretty much completed the checklist on what it traditionally takes to get yourself fired. some would even say he’s going back for seconds. six years without an ncaa tournament appearance, barring a miracle this week? check. clear under-achievement despite having a steady stream of future nba players, including a pair of first-rounders in two of those seasons, and the likely no. 1 overall pick this year? check.a particularly brutal, soul-sucking 2016-17 season, one that featured 12 consecutive losses to end the regular season (likely to become 1






nation’s top recruit michael porter jr. likely to follow fired uw coach lorenzo


one major question lingering around the washington’s men’s basketball program has been answered: lorenzo romar has been fired after 15 seasons as coach at his alma mater.still another major question lingers: what happens to the best recruiting class in program history?early indications are michael porter jr. won’t stick around to play for the huskies.shortly after romar’s dismissal, porter tweeted: “loved this coaching staff and couldn’t wait to start something special next year…this hurts.”as part of his 2018 recruiting class, romar also signed garfield high guards jaylen nowell and daejon davis; point guard blake harris from raleigh, n.c.; and and forward mamadou diarra, a mali native who plays for st. louis christian academy in missouri. espn ranked the class no. 2 nationally.porter, a






backtalk: times readers sound off on nathan hale’s michael porter jr., uw’s lore


backtalk: letters to the sports editor.high schools porter’s dunk served no purposethe slam dunk executed by nathan hale’s michael porter jr. at the end of the recent 3a state title basketball game seemed like a fitting final installment for the disturbing “amateur” basketball saga that has played out in the seattle area this year. hale was soundly defeating its opponent late in the game. the dunk served no purpose other than to put an exclamation point on the humiliation. and yet, and this is the important point, the crowd went nuts. is this what we have come to value in amateur sports? richard schwartz, bellevuecollege basketball give romar chance larry stone’s column that says uw should retain lorenzo romar is correct. one more year for romar to get it done, or he is out. the football p






lorenzo romar looks back on what went wrong at washington


lorenzo romar doesn’t have many regrets about his 15 years at washington.however, the former huskies men’s basketball coach, who was fired wednesday, believes uw’s six-year ncaa drought and ultimately his demise can be traced to shift in recruiting philosophy in which the program tried and failed to land a bevy of five-star recruits.in 2012 and 2013, the huskies targeted a handful of mcdonald’s all-americans and ultimately missed on each one. washington had four one-and-done players under romar and never made it to the ncaa tournament during those seasons.romar is unsure what he’ll do next and is open to being a head coach in college or possibly an nba assistant.most read storiesunlimited digital access. $1 for 4 weeks.(was this a surprise?) “i can’t say it was a surprise. we had been talk






lorenzo romar looks back on what went wrong at washington


lorenzo romar doesn’t have many regrets about his 15 years at washington.however, the former huskies men’s basketball coach, who was fired wednesday, believes uw’s six-year ncaa drought and ultimately his demise can be traced to shift in recruiting philosophy in which the program tried and failed to land a bevy of five-star recruits.in 2012 and 2013, the huskies targeted a handful of mcdonald’s all-americans and ultimately missed on each one. washington had four one-and-done players under romar and never made it to the ncaa tournament during those seasons.romar is unsure what he’ll do next and is open to being a head coach in college or possibly an nba assistant.most read storiesunlimited digital access. $1 for 4 weeks.(was this a surprise?) “i can’t say it was a surprise. we had been talk






backtalk: times readers sound off on lorenzo romar’s firing and eddie lacy’s sig


backtalk: letters to the sports editor.uw basketballcohen puts program firsti was surprised and even slightly disappointed upon hearing of husky basketball coach lorenzo romar’s firing. then i saw athletic director jen cohen make the official announcement and was immediately sold. how can i not support a new ad whose first major decision hinges on what’s best for the health of a program and nothing else? the easy and expedient route would have been to take no chance of losing next year’s star-studded recruiting class. i’m numb with shock — and awe — that she chose to see a bigger picture.lew witham, seattleit was time for romar to gomost read storiesunlimited digital access. $1 for 4 weeks.six years is longer than most coaches get these days. everyone says lorenzo romar is a good man, but






uw athletic director jen cohen says firing lorenzo romar was ‘extremely difficul


after firing washington men’s basketball coach lorenzo romar, athletic director jen cohen held a press conference wednesday to discuss the decision.here’s what she said.(opening statement) “first of all thank you so much for being here tonight and for getting her on short notice. we really wanted to get in front of the team and the staff today before we had you in so i appreciate you accommodating. as you know earlier today we notified lorenzo that he was not going to be retained as our head men’s basketball coach. as you can imagine, today has been extremely difficult and very emotional for a lot of people. and that’s because of who lorenzo is. he’s a special person. he’s been a wonderful colleague and he’s just meant so much to this university community – and meant so much to so many peo






meet mike hopkins: the top five quotes from the new uw basketball coach’s first


new uw basketball coach mike hopkins talked about michael porter jr., why he left syracuse and whether his teams would play zone at washington.everyone who talks about new washington basketball coach mike hopkins always seems to talk about his energy, his passion. “when you meet mike hopkins,” former syracuse athletic director daryl gross said a few days ago, “you don’t forget it. he is electric.”on first impression alone, hopkins lived up to his reputation. here are the top five quotes from hopkins’ introductory news conference on wednesday:on why he left syracuse to come to washington:“this felt right. i can’t explain it. are you married? ok, you know the time you met your wife? it’s very important for me that everyone here understand: one of the most important things for me was i wanted






despite ugly ending, lorenzo romar’s tenure showed uw can be elite


the uw job should attract any coach who wants a realistic chance to win a championship. throw in one of america’s most livable cities, which has a robust high-school talent pipeline, and athletic director jen cohen doesn’t have to settle in any fashion.though the short term could be in shambles for the huskies if their plum recruiting class scatters, lorenzo romar left one long-term parting gift for the men’s basketball program: possibilities.in his 15 years helming the program, romar showed the huskies can be elite on a national level. that notion, which didn’t exist on a widespread basis before his arrival, can be the starting point for athletic director jen cohen’s coaching search. make no mistake about it: this job is a plum, and it should attract any coach who wants a realistic chance






eight potential candidates to replace lorenzo romar as washington’s basketball c


uw athletic director jennifer cohen didn't tip her hand at all, but here are eight candidates -- from nevada to wichita state -- who might be considered to replace lorenzo romar at uw.washington athletic director jennifer cohen says she has a list in mind of potential replacements for lorenzo romar, who was fired wednesday after 15 years as the huskies’ head coach.“that’s my job,” said cohen, in her first year as the ad. “i need to be prepared, and i’ve done my homework.“i’m looking for somebody that absolutely has a passion for developing young men on and off the court — that’s who we are at the university of washington. that’s really important. somebody that has a high standard for excellence. and somebody that has a vision and a plan and an understanding of what washington’s all about,






sore knee forces washington’s markelle fultz to miss third game


there is growing concern markelle fultz will not play again this season for washington considering nagging knee injury has forced him to sit out for the third time in past five games.for the third time in the past five games, the washington men’s basketball team will be without its star markelle futz.the freshman guard will sit out sunday’s game at washington state due to a sore right knee that kept him on the bench when the huskies played at colorado and utah two weeks ago.fultz returned last week and delivered two dazzling performances. he tallied 26 points and six assists during in a 76-68 defeat against arizona and finished with 19 points and four assists during an 83-81 loss to arizona state.washington (9-18, 2-13 pac-12), which is riding a nine-game losing streak, closes out the regu






washington hires syracuse assistant mike hopkins to replace lorenzo romar as men


washington taps longtime syracuse assistant mike hopkins to replace lorenzo romar as its men's basketball coach.the huskies have found a men’s basketball coach and hired mike hopkins, who had been an assistant the past 21 years at syracuse.“i’m extremely excited to welcome mike and his family to seattle,” uw athletic director jen cohen said in a statement released by the school. “his resume and reputation within the basketball community made him stand out to us, but ultimately it was his vision for washington, his passion for teaching and developing student-athletes and his close alignment with the core values of our institution and department that made it more than clear that he was the right fit for us.”jon rothstein at cbssports.com was the first to break the news.“the university of was






jontay porter announced his decommitment from uw. could family trio return to mi


with michael porter sr. reportedly offered a job as assistant to new missouri coach cuonzo martin, top recruit michael jr. and his brother, jontay, could also leave seattle and follow him to columbia, where they helped tolton regional to the 2016 class 3 state title.columbia, mo. — if michael porter jr. reneges on his commitment to play basketball at washington, then lorenzo romar’s firing will have had immense influence on the future of another program nearly 2,000 miles away, here in missouri.before he was a husky commit and romar’s greatest leverage for another season as washington’s coach, porter lived here and was the potential savior of a missouri basketball program enduring one of the worst three-season stretches in its history. the most entertaining basketball in town didn’t occur






huskies have resources, amenities to attract top candidates to replace lorenzo r


the school is making enough cash available to be competitive with the other power-five conference schools that have a coaching vacancy.huskies athletic director jen cohen left seattle thursday to find the next washington men’s basketball coach.a source with knowledge of the process said the school is committed to offering candidates an annual salary between $2 million and $3 million annually, which is in line with what similarly-sized schools have doled out recently for a new coach.this week missouri lured cuonzo martin away from california with a seven-year deal reportedly worth $21 million.keep in mind, college basketball’s highest-paid coaches in 2016 are duke’s mike krzyzewski ($7.3 million annually), kentucky’s john calipari ($6.6m) and louisville’s rick pitino ($6m), according to usa






cameron dollar’s sudden availability an opportunity for uw, lorenzo romar


dollar, who was fired monday as seattle university’s coach, would be the perfect guy to help rejuvenate a huskies program that has gone fallow. the huskies just finished their sixth consecutive season without an ncaa tournament bid.cameron dollar entered seattle university with such high hopes on that april day in 2009. as his mentor, washington coach lorenzo romar, proudly watched the introductory news conference inconspicuously from a stairway, dollar talked of his plans for revitalizing redhawks basketball.he had visions of ncaa tournaments and turning the previously dormant seattle u program, just recently returned to division i status after a 29-year hiatus, into a destination school for talented young ballers.a noble idea, but it never came to fruition for a variety of reasons, some






cameron dollar’s sudden availability an opportunity for uw, lorenzo romar


dollar, who was fired monday as seattle university’s coach, would be the perfect guy to help rejuvenate a huskies program that has gone fallow. the huskies just finished their sixth consecutive season without an ncaa tournament bid.cameron dollar entered seattle university with such high hopes on that april day in 2009. as his mentor, washington coach lorenzo romar, proudly watched the introductory news conference inconspicuously from a stairway, dollar talked of his plans for revitalizing redhawks basketball.he had visions of ncaa tournaments and turning the previously dormant seattle u program, just recently returned to division i status after a 29-year hiatus, into a destination school for talented young ballers.a noble idea, but it never came to fruition for a variety of reasons, some






mlm contact list and romar


mlm contact list creator and romar (record of my activities report) the ultimate mlm warm list memory jogger mobile app. mlm list creator ensures you and your team's success by holding each other accountable. automatic notification your downline is working, who doesn't want that? we all know the number one thing you need to do when you begin mlm or network marketing is the all important contact list. you know the drill, even if you are not interested in calling a person, the key is to write them down so it can trigger your brain to release others whom you may wish to contact. then we know there are activities you must do on a daily basis in order to be successful. imagine if you could be accountable to your upline and your downline could be accountable to you all automatically. how much






poll: what will be lorenzo romar’s lasting legacy at washington?


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lorenzo romar running out of answers after worst defeat during his uw tenure


urday's 107-66 loss to no. 11 ucla was most lopsided loss for uw since lorenzo romar took over 15 years ago. it was also the most points for uw opponent in 19 years.lorenzo romar had few words to explain washington’s latest setback – a 107-66 defeat to no. 11 ucla on urday that was the worst loss since he took over 15 years ago.the 41-point drubbing was the third most in uw history. and the 107 points were seventh most by a uw opponent.in front of 10,000 at alaska airlines arena and the first sellout in five years, the huskies (9-14, 2-9 in pac-12) lost their fifth straight game and fell to 9-14 and 2-9 in the pac-12.romar had few words at the start of his postgame interview to explain the inexplicable lackluster performance in which washington allowed ucla to shoot 60.6 percent from the






after uw’s fourth straight loss, lorenzo romar says a leader needs to emerge


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why are they losing? poor defense hurting huskies, coach lorenzo romar admits


washington ranks 269th among 351 ncaa division i teams in defensive efficiency. the huskies play at colorado on thursday night.the admission didn’t go unnoticed because it explains — in essence — why coach lorenzo romar has struggled to fix the problems plaguing the washington men’s basketball team.during the husky heydays when he led them to six ncaa tournaments, uw would unleash a full-frontal ault on opposing teams while tormenting them with an unrelenting man-to-man defensive attack.those days are over because washington doesn’t have the personnel to execute the defensive schemes that used to be the defining trait of husky basketball.“we thought we did early on, but i don’t think (we do),” romar said. “this same team a little bit later with some more experience would be closer to being






backtalk: times readers sound off on uw coach lorenzo romar and gonzaga basketba


backtalk: letters to the sports editor.uw basketballgive romar one more yearnow that lorenzo romar’s coaching seat is scorching hot, two things need to be taken into consideration: first, the university of washington’s budget is at a deficit, so a buyout of his contract seems unlikely. second, his recruiting class coming in next year is among the best in the nation, highlighted by michael porter jr. romar deserves one more year to turn this thing around. but if he misses the ncaa tournament after next year, it will be time for him to go.jeff swanson, everettwait till next yearit would be really stupid to fire romar now. even if you hate the guy, think he is a terrible coach, etc., you have to admit that next year uw actually has something resembling a real roster — something it hasn’t had






uw’s lorenzo romar preaches patience, but it’s getting harder to buy in


with a 9-12 record (2-7 in pac-12 play), uw is facing its sixth consecutive year of missing the ncaa tournament. even with next season’s highly regarded recruiting cl coming in, it’s difficult to make a case for retaining romar next season.lorenzo romar gave a cogent defense of his program, and a potential blueprint for a brighter future, tuesday during his media availability. it’s a case he’s being forced to make with increasing frequency — and being received with increasing skepticism — as another lackluster husky basketball season limps toward the finish line.i really want to buy in, because i have tremendous admiration for romar and respect for what he has done with the program. but those glory days, upon which romar supporters hang their case (or part of it, anyway), are getting furth






markelle fultz sits out with sore knee and huskies lose sixth straight


fultz, described as “day to day,” was out of action thursday against colorado and the huskies lost, 81-66. also: malik dime slapped a student heckler.freshman star markelle fultz, projected as a potential top pick in this year’s nba draft, out washington’s game at colorado on thursday night because of a sore right knee.the huskies lost 81-66, their sixth straight defeat. they fell to 9-15 overall and 2-10 in pac-12 play.coach lorenzo romar said fultz’s knee has been bothering him for a while and the team decided the soreness and swelling was too much for him to play.“this week he wasn’t able to practice,” romar said. “we him out. he was feeling a little better, but we decided to keep him out. it’s kind of day to day.”most read storiesunlimited digital access. $1 for 4 weeks.george king led






eight potential candidates to replace lorenzo romar as washington’s basketball c


from nevada to wichita state, here’s a quick list of some names that might be considered at uw.washington athletic director jennifer cohen says she has a list in mind of potential replacements for lorenzo romar, who was fired wednesday after 15 years as the huskies’ head coach.“that’s my job,” said cohen, in her first year as the ad. “i need to be prepared, and i’ve done my homework.“i’m looking for somebody that absolutely has a passion for developing young men on and off the court — that’s who we are at the university of washington. that’s really important. somebody that has a high standard for excellence. and somebody that has a vision and a plan and an understanding of what washington’s all about, and that they know that they can build a championship culture here.”cohen didn’t reveal a






uw’s malik dime slaps fan during loss to colorado: coach lorenzo romar ‘will loo


uw senior forward malik dime slapped a colorado student during the team's 81-66 loss to the buffs on thursday.frustration appeared to boil over thursday night during as the huskies fell 81-66 to colorado in boulder, marking the team’s sixth consecutive loss.at halftime, uw forward malik dime walked up to a student heckler and slapped him, and possibly another fan next to him, in the face. dime, a 6-foot-9 senior, was sitting out his ninth consecutive game because of a broken right pinkie.after the game, dime spoke with the fans and smoothed things out, as reported by bsn denver. he reportedly had faked a handshake before the surprise slap to the hecklers.“i’m aware of it,” romar said. “i don’t know anything about the details. i will look into it.”most read storiesunlimited digital access.






washington hires syracuse assistant mike hopkins for men’s basketball job


washington taps syracuse assistant mike hopkins to replace lorenzo romar as its men's basketball coach.the huskies have found a men’s basketball coach and hired mike hopkins, who had been an assistant the past 21 years at syracuse.“i’m extremely excited to welcome mike and his family to seattle,” uw athletic director jen cohen said in a statement released by the school. “his resume and reputation within the basketball community made him stand out to us, but ultimately it was his vision for washington, his passion for teaching and developing student-athletes and his close alignment with the core values of our institution and department that made it more than clear that he was the right fit for us.”jon rothstein at cbssports.com was the first to break the news.hopkins has agreed to a six-yea






uw’s markelle fultz still not medically cleared to return from knee injury


a sore right knee will likely force washington star markelle fultz to miss wednesday's game at no. 3 ucla, which would be the fourth time he's sat out in the past six games.will markelle fultz play again this season?did the washington huskies star come back too soon from a knee injury that’s forced him to miss three of the past five games?can the uw men’s basketball team snap its 10-game losing streak, the longest in school history, on wednesday and somehow capture an upset at no. 3 ucla against the nation’s highest-scoring team that handed the huskies a 41-point defeat in their last meeting?those were the questions facing lorenzo romar on tuesday.most read storiesunlimited digital access. $1 for 4 weeks.for starters, the uw coach isn’t sure if fultz will play wednesday and couldn’t guaran






steve lavin emerges as possible candidate for uw men’s coach


former ucla coach steve lavin could return to the pac-12 with washington.so much has transpired in college basketball since washington fired lorenzo romar last wednesday.indiana joined the list of more than 20 schools looking for a men’s basketball coach when it unexpectedly released tom crean after nine years.north carolina state plucked kevin keatts away from unc wilmington while illinois lured brad underwood away from oklahoma state after just one season with the cowboys.crean’s availability creates a fair amount of uncertainty in a coaching carousel that might have otherwise been fairly easy to forecast. the 50-year-old is the most accomplished candidate on the market. crean was 166-135 with the hoosiers and is 356-231 during an 18-year coaching career that began at marquette in 1999.






steve lavin emerges as possible candidate for washington job


former ucla coach steve lavin could return to the pac-12 with washington.so much has transpired in college basketball since washington fired lorenzo romar last wednesday.indiana joined the list of more than 20 schools looking for a men’s basketball coach when it unexpectedly released tom crean after nine years.north carolina state plucked kevin keatts away from unc wilmington while illinois lured brad underwood away from oklahoma state after just one season with the cowboys.crean’s availability creates a fair amount of uncertainty in a coaching carousel that might have otherwise been fairly easy to forecast. the 50-year-old is the most accomplished candidate on the market. crean was 166-135 with the hoosiers and is 356-231 during an 18-year coaching career that began at marquette in 1999.






reusse: fleck says failure is growth, so there's growth in first recruiting cl


we have been informed that phillip john fleck performed quite an amazing feat by putting together a 25-player recruiting cl in the four weeks after being hired as the gophers football coach.the amazement factor should be lessened by the fact fleck stole nine of those players from his former school, western michigan, where he had been recruiting those players and getting commitments for months, maybe a couple of years.for all the bravado, the gophers wound up 12th in the big ten, beating out only purdue and indiana.purdue has become a big ten bottom feeder in recent times and had a new coach in jeff brohm from western kentucky. indiana has been a traditional bottom feeder, and went spiraling downward again when it fired kevin wilson, a strong recruiter, and replaced him with defensive coord