Eddie Jordan Negotiating to Coach Rutgers?
Los Angeles Lakers assistant coach Eddie Jordan is engaged in serious talks with Rutgers University about becoming the embattled basketball program’s next head coach, sources told Yahoo! Sports. Jordan will meet with Rutgers officials face-to-face this weekend to try to finalize an agreement, according to sources.
Jordan, an alumnus, played for Rutgers’ 1976 Final Four team and has strong backing from influential Rutgers alumni and trustees, including NBA commissioner David Stern.