By: Guy (121 posts) - 4/23/2012 3:34:47 PM

 Hobbs was fired. While we seem to be moving in the right direction, looking back a year later it's painfully obvious how innapropriate the timing of the firing was. Coaches aren't fired in late April for performance reasons. Just look at the heat VTech is getting over the Greenberg decision. 

By: Poog (3,875 posts) - 4/23/2012 6:43:27 PM

There was nowhere near as much optimism at GW, even with Copes coming, as there is now looking forward to next year. Appropriate timing or not, the decision was made and few supporters of the program seem to be lamenting anything other than the timing. Fair treatment on selection day or not, Greenberg has simply not taken Va. Tech to the consistent NCAA appearances that they expected when he was hired.

Put down the pitchforks

Let me preface this by saying I know I'll probably get ripped for this and called a Hobbs sympathizer or whatever. The team has been frankly brutal so far this year and I'm not trying to defend either the coaching staff or the players for this. I und

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"How one firing set off a wacky chain reaction" (SI)

http://sportsillustrated.cnn.com/2011/writers/luke_winn/05/19/hoops.chain.reaction/ 15. May 15:Hewitt lands a huge recruit in 6-8 Philadelphian Erik Copes, who's ranked No. 57 overall in the Class of 2011 and could see instant playing time at George

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