Tom Crean Reportedly Interested in Georgia HC Position After Mark Fox's Firing

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His expected departure was reported earlier in the day by several outlets including ESPN.

Now that Georgia has reportedly fired coach Mark Fox, the hunt is on for his replacement.

Crean has spent this season working as an ESPN analyst, and he's also being connected to many other open jobs.

The 51-year-old Crean has 18 years of head coaching experience to his credit, and he boasts a 356-231 record. That included one trip to the Final Four.

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Crean hasn't coached since parting ways with IN after the 2016-17 season. While Crean had his moments in Bloomington, including four NCAA Tournament appearances and three trips to the NCAA Sweet 16, he was never able to get in over the hump and was sacked after the Hoosiers finished 18-16 with an NIT appearance in 2017.

Fox has also produced three National Basketball Association draft picks during his tenure at Georgia, Kentavious Caldwell-Pope, Try Thompkins, and Travis Leslie, with another possibly coming this season in SEC Player of the Year Yante Maten.

The Bulldogs last reached the NCAA tournament in 2014-15, and they have only made it three times in the past 16 seasons.