Category: Bruce Weber

Bruce Weber on Having to Wait For an Opponent: Everybody’s Gonna Work a Little Harder Just to Get us Ready

Wednesday, March 20th, 2013

Kansas State made it back to the NCAA tournament for the fourth straight year without a lot of controversy, but Bruce Weber's team is in an awkward spot this week because they're waiting for La Salle and Boise State to battle it out Wednesday night for the right to play ...

Bruce Weber is Hungry to Do Something in March After Winning Big 12 Coach of the Year

Tuesday, March 12th, 2013

Just about one year ago, Bruce Weber was in the middle of a messy divorce with Illinois. Weber got off to a great start with the Illini but started to disappoint toward the end and ultimately ended up getting fired. He quickly landed on his feet with Kansas State and ...

John Groce Leads Illinois to 12-0 Start in his First Season on the Job

Friday, December 21st, 2012

There's no arguing that Illinois is one of the most intriguing college basketball teams of the first half of the season. The team lost 12 of its last 14 games last year, finishing 17-15 and watching coach Bruce Weber get the ax. In came John Groce from Ohio and all ...

With Multiple Offers on the Table, Bruce Weber Picks Kansas State

Tuesday, April 3rd, 2012

It didn't take Bruce Weber long to find a new home. In fact, it sounds like he had his pick of the litter. The Illinois coach was fired immediately after his team bowed out of the Big Ten tournament last month, but he says calls starting heating up about new ...

Tom Izzo Talks Prepping for Louisville and Dogs the Refs for Screwing Illinois in 2005

Tuesday, March 31st, 2009

Tom Izzo popped into the Waddle and Silvy show on Monday, presumably to chat about Michigan State and their chances of winning the title in Detroit this year (I mean ... duh, right? Yeah, duh.) Instead, Waddle and Silvy decided to ask him about prepping for Louisville and "home court ...