i'd honestly be surprised if he left. i think he's waiting for one of the big, big time programs to open up (duke, unc). ucla seems like a media clusterfuck and 2.5 million there is less than 1.5 in richmond. his wife also apparently really wants to stay in richmond, and you know what they say..
they're about to break ground here on a new $15 million practice facility too.
speak of the devil:
Virginia Commonwealth University is making an aggressive push to keep men's basketball coach Shaka Smart, and the school hopes to reach an agreement to restructure Smart's contract by the end of the week, a person with direct knowledge of the contract negotiations told USA TODAY Sports Tuesday evening.
The person spoke under the condition of anonymity because the negotiations weren't finalized.