Discussion

Capel will replace Sampson at Oklahoma

Updated: April 11, 2006, 3:56 PM ET
By Andy Katz | ESPN.com

Oklahoma will name Virginia Commonwealth coach Jeff Capel as its next men's basketball coach, multiple sources told ESPN.com on Monday night.

VCU confirmed Capel's move in a statement from president Eugene Trani and athletic director Richard Sander. The Sooners have scheduled a news conference Tuesday afternoon to introduce their new coach.

Capel met with Rams players early Tuesday morning in Richmond, Va. He was not in his office later in the morning.

"We are both sad and happy ...

Read full story

Comments

You must be signed in to post a comment

Already have an account?

MORE MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL HEADLINES