Akron coach not interested in Duquesne job
Akron men's basketball coach Keith Dambrot told Duquesne University officials he is not interested in becoming the Dukes' next coach, the Akron Beacon Journal reported Sunday.
"They asked if I would be interested. They never offered me the job," Dambrot told the newspaper. "I'm not interested in leaving Akron."
Dambrot, who was LeBron James' coach at St. Vincent-St. Mary High School, has been coach at Akron since 2004, leading the Zips to a 184-87 record and two NCAA Tournament berths.
Dambrot's father, Sid, played for the Dukes in the early 1950s.
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