Ex-Vols coach Pearl to meet with D-League team Thursday

CBSSports.com wire reports

DALLAS -- Former Tennessee coach Bruce Pearl will meet with the Texas Legends of the NBA Development League about the team's coaching job on Thursday.

He originally was to meet with the team on Wednesday.

More on Bruce Pearl
Related links

Pearl and Donnie Nelson, the Dallas Mavericks general manager who is co-owner of the D-League team, are scheduled to have media availability Thursday after the meeting.

Pearl, who has admitted lying to NCAA investigators, was fired by Tennessee in March. Pearl has been charged with unethical conduct by the NCAA.

Nancy Lieberman led the Legends to the playoffs in her only season as coach. She's now the team's assistant general manager.

Copyright 2014 by STATS LLC and The Associated Press. Any commercial use or distribution without the express written consent of STATS LLC and The Associated Press is strictly prohibited.

Biggest Stories

CBSSports Facebook Google Plus
Conversation powered by Livefyre


Most Popular

CBSSports.com Shop

Notre Dame Fighting Irish Under Armour Localized Flare Art Tech T-Shirt

2014 Notre Dame Under Armour Gear
Get yours today
Shop Now