Gophers Fire Smith 26 Mar 13

Tubby Smith is out as men’s basketball coach at the University of Minnesota. The Golden Gophers have fired Smith, deciding to buy out the final four years of his contract. Minnesota lost to Florida in the Round of 32 in the NCAA Tournament on Sunday, finishing the year 21-and-13. The Gophers were 124-and-81 in six seasons under Smith.