|Indiana introduces Marquette's Tom Crean as Hoosiers' basketball coach|
|Written by Admin|
|Wednesday, 02 April 2008 05:55|
The former Marquette coach was introduced at a news conference Wednesday. He replaces Kelvin Sampson, who resigned before last season ended amid NCAA allegations of recruiting violations.
Crimson,'' a play on the team's colors of cream and crimson. He will try to restore the reputation of a team that changed coaches three times since Bob Knight's firing in 2000.
Crean's contract is for eight years, with an average salary of more than $2 million.