Rick Pitino’s advice to Eddie Jordan after Louisville thrashed Rutgers: Drink up

The Lousville Cardinals absolutely destroyed, demolished and demoralized the Rutgers Scarlet Knights on Thursday in an American Athletic Conference tournament quarterfinal game. Rutgers were no match for Louisville in ever facet of the game and were trailing 58-16 at halftime. When it was all said and done, Louisville walked off the court with a 92-31 […] The post Rick Pitino...
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March 14, 2014  |  Discuss

Revamped Rotation to Continue on Road Trip

Rutgers coach Eddie Jordan was detailed in his expectations to earn playing time for the final stretch of the season. Planning to ride the same five players heavily against UCF, Jordan broke down his roster decisions Tuesday before flying to UCF for tomorrow’s tip off.
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February 25, 2014  |  Discuss

Postgame Video: Coach Eddie Jordan

PISCATAWAY, N.J. -- Rutgers coach Eddie Jordan stuck with the same five players for the final 10:19 in a 64-59 loss to No. 22 Memphis. Jordan cited "trust" as the reason for sticking with the same five. he went in-depth in an illuminating post-game press conference.
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February 20, 2014  |  Discuss

Eddie Jordan Done With NBA Coaching

Eddie Jordan was hired as head coach of Rutgers this offseason, an opportunity he prefers to returning to the NBA in a top job. “After my last few experiences, I did not want to be a head coach in the NBA,” Jordan said. Jordan led the Washington Wizards to the playoffs in every season between 2005 and 2008. Jordan even coached the Eastern Conference All-Stars in 2007 when the...
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May 14, 2013  |  Discuss

Eddie Jordan fiasco speaks volumes

The sad, weird case of diploma-less Eddie Jordan ascending to head coach of his "alma mater," Rutgers, was inevitable if not predictable. An academic-athletic system comfortably indifferent to the education of the under-educated athletes it relies on to fuel a multi-billion-dollar television contract was bound to produce a high-profile coaching candidate equally indifferent...
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May 13, 2013  |  Discuss

Eddie Jordan Admits He Didn’t Graduate From Rutgers

Earlier today, we reported that Rutgers's new men's basketball coach, Eddie Jordan, never received a degree from Rutgers University, even though his official university bio says he graduated in 1977. Jordan admitted to ESPN that he did not finish his degree but claims he did finish his course work: "Some of the professors are still around and some are gone but they all...
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May 10, 2013  |  Discuss

New Head Coach Eddie Jordan Graudated From Rutgers, Except That He Didn’t

Here is a portion of Eddie Jordan’s bio on the Rutgers website. RU’s all-time leader in both assists (585) and steals (220), “Fast Eddie” scored 1,632 career points and earned honorable mention All-American honors as a senior in 1977 before earning a degree in health and physical education. Here is what Deadspin found out. Despite all the accolades he’s received from the...
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May 10, 2013  |  Discuss

Report: Lakers Assistant Coach Eddie Jordan Leaving to Take Rutgers Job

Maybe, if someone threw some balls at the Lakers, they wouldn’t be fighting, just to make the playoffs. Then again, Kobe said he would slap the hell out of any coach that did that. Sources confirm to me that Eddie Jordan is leaving the Lakers and will be the next coach at Rutgers University. The deal almost complete — Chick Hernandez (@CHICKatCSN) April 12, 2013
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April 12, 2013  |  Discuss

Eddie Jordan Enjoying Stint Coaching AAU Basketball

Eddie Jordan coached nine seasons in the NBA.
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April 27, 2012  |  Discuss

Spurs invite former NBA coach Eddie Jordan to camp

It looks like the San Antonio Spurs are trying to beef up their coaching staff a little bit for upcoming training camp. The Washington Post is reporting the Spurs invited former Washington Wizards and Philadelphia 76ers coach, Eddie Jordan, about attending their upcoming training camp. Washington Post reporter Josh Barr wrote that Jordan would like to return to the NBA and has...
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December 06, 2011  |  Discuss

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