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Long Island head coach Jim Ferry reacts during

Long Island head coach Jim Ferry reacts during the first half of an NCAA men's college basketball tournament second-round game against Michigan State in Columbus, Ohio, Friday, March 16, 2012. (AP Photo/Tony Dejak) Credit: AP

Here’s an updated list of all Division I coaching changes. There were 45 in all, with the highest profile changes taking place at Illinois, Kansas State, LSU and South Carolina. There is also Larry Brown taking over at SMU, Rick Pitino’s son Richard taking over at Florida International, Jim Ferry (pictured) leaving LIU for Duquesne and Nebraska hiring Tim Miles.

Jim Baron was fired by Rhode Island, but landed at Canisius, while Danny Hurley bolted Wagner for Rhode Island. Bashir Mason took over for Hurley at Wagner. Larry Eustachy departed Southern Mississippi for Colorado State, while Jack Perri took over for Ferry at LIU. Former Kansas All-American and NBA veteran Danny Manning is the new head man in charge at Tulsa.

The list below contains all head coaching changes with the new coach in bolded parenthesis.

Air Force – Jeff Reynolds (Dave Pilipovich)
Binghamton – Mark Macon (Tommy Dempsey)
Brown – Jesse Agel (Mike Martin)
Canisius – Tom Parrotta (Jim Baron)
Central Michigan – Ernie Zeigler (Keno Davis)
College of Charleston – Bobby Cremins (Doug Wojcik)
Colorado State – Tim Miles (Larry Eustachy)
Duquesne – Ron Everhart (Jim Ferry)
Eastern Illinois – Mike Miller (Jay Spoonhour)
Florida International – Isiah Thomas (Richard Pitino)
Grambling State – Bobby Washington (Joseph Price)
Idaho State – Jim O’Brien (Bill Evans)
Illinois – Bruce Weber (John Groce)
Illinois State – Tim Jankovich (Dan Muller)
Kansas State – Frank Martin (Bruce Weber)
LIU – Jim Ferry (Jack Perri)
LSU – Trent Johnson (Johnny Jones)
Miami-Ohio – Charlie Coles (John Cooper)
Mississippi State – Rick Stansbury (Rick Ray)
Mississippi Valley State – Sean Woods (Chico Potts)
Mount St. Mary’s – Robert Burke (Jamion Christian)
Nebraska – Doc Sadler (Tim Miles)
North Carolina A&T – Jerry Eaves (Cy Alexander)
Northern Arizona – Mike Adras (Jack Murphy)
North Texas – Johnny Jones (Tony Benford)
Ohio – John Groce (Jim Christian)
Rhode Island – Jim Baron (Danny Hurley)
Rider – Tommy Dempsey (Kevin Baggett)
Samford – Jimmy Tillette (Bennie Seltzer)
SMU – Matt Doherty (Larry Brown)
South Carolina – Darrin Horn (Frank Martin)
Southern Illinois – Chris Lowery (Barry Hinson)
Southern Mississippi – Larry Eustachy (Donnie Tyndall)
Southern Utah – Roger Reid (Nick Robinson)
St. Francis (Pa) – Don Friday (Rob Krimmel)
TCU – Jim Christian (Trent Johnson)
Tennessee State – John Cooper (Travis Williams)
Texas Southern – Tony Harvey (Mike Davis)
Tulsa – Doug Wojcik (Danny Manning)
UAB – Mike Davis (Jarod Hasse)
UNC Greensboro – Mike Dement (Wes Miller)
Virginia Tech – Seth Greenberg (James Johnson)
Wagner – Danny Hurley (Bashir Mason)
Western Kentucky – Ken McDonald (Ray Harper)
Winthrop – Randy Peele (Pat Kelsey)
 

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