At 10:30 this morning Creighton University will formally announce the hiring of Greg McDermott as the new men’s basketball coach. McDermott spent the last four seasons at Iowa State where the Cyclones were never above .500. 59-68 in the Big 12, Before that, McDermott spent five years at Northern Iowa where they made the NCAA tournament three times. He also had head coach stops at Wayne State and North Dakota State. McDermott replaces longtime Jays coach Dana Altman who left for Oregon after 16 seasons.
Check back later this morning for the audio of the press conference which will be posted immediatley following the event.