Pat Knight hired as Lamar's coach
BEAUMONT, Texas -- Pat Knight is getting a fresh start at Lamar.
The son of Hall of Famer Bob Knight was introduced as the new coach of the Cardinals on Tuesday, less than a month after he was fired by Texas Tech.
The 40-year-old Knight replaces Steve Roccaforte, who was fired after going 76-78 in five years. The Cardinals finished 13-17 and 7-9 in the Southland Conference to tie for ninth place last season.
"I did get into this business, not for fame, not for fortune," Knight ...
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