Lavin will stay in broadcasting; turns down NC State

Updated: April 26, 2006, 5:14 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

Steve Lavin has decided not to coach at North Carolina State and will remain an analyst with ESPN and ABC Sports.

Lavin discussed the job with Wolfpack athletic director Lee Fowler for more than a week. He also discussed his broadcasting future with executives at ESPN.

Ultimately, he decided to stay with TV.

Lavin formerly coached at UCLA from 1996-2003. He has spent the last three seasons in broacasting at ESPN and ABC Sports.

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