Coach Gosar Will Stay At CSI
In the continuing saga of musical chairs for jr. college coaches, the Times News reports today that College of Southern Idaho men’s basketball coach Steve Gosar will be staying at CSI. The University of Wyoming hired Florida assistant Larry Shyatt as its new head basketball coach Thursday. University of Wyoming is Gosar’s alma mater. Gosar also interviewed for the job this week. But Shyatt was Wyoming’s head coach in the 1997-98 season before leaving for Clemson. He’s spent the last seven seasons as an assistant to Billy Donovan at Florida. Wyoming Athletic Director Tom Burman said the school has agreed to a five-year contract with Shyatt. Meanwhile, Gosar says he’s excited about another year at CSI and is looking forward to defending their NJCAA national champion title.