Ben Howland Out as UCLA Head Coach?
UCLA is expected to announce on Sunday that basketball coach Ben Howland has been fired, a source with direct knowledge of the situation said late Saturday night.
On Saturday night the school released a statement saying that Howland has not been fired.
“Contrary to multiple media reports this evening, UCLA has not fired men’s basketball coach Ben Howland,” the statement read.
The Los Angeles Times reported Saturday night that Howland has denied that he’s been told he’s been fired. Howland, a source told ESPN.com, is at his home in Santa Barbara.