“The Johnnies basketball family is ecstatic for Coach Dunlap’s opportunity. Mike’s selection as the Charlotte Bobcats’ head coach is a well-deserved honor,” Red Storm head coach Steve Lavin said in a statement.
Knowing coach Avery Johnson would be giving his team the day off if they won, Williams took matters into his own hands.
The Bobcats will look to shut down Brook Lopez when they try to hand the Nets a 13th straight road loss Friday night.
After a miserable start to the season in which he took shots at his players and himself, Larry Brown is out as coach of the Charlotte Bobcats in another messy exit in his well-traveled career.