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Pearl Hired As Auburn's Basketball Coach

Coach Bruce Pearl

Coach Bruce Pearl has been hired as Auburn's new head basketball coach.

Auburn, Ala.--Looking to make a big splash hire for its vacant head men's basketball coaching position Auburn succeeded with that basketball goal as on Tuesday the Tigers announced Bruce Pearl as their man to replace Tony Barbee. The former University of Tennessee coach, who has been working as a TV analyst for ABC/ESPN after being fired by the Vols as part of an NCAA infractions case, was... Recommended Stories