Pfeifer fired after two seasons, 12-48 record
MOSCOW, Idaho -- Idaho fired men's basketball coach George Pfeifer after two seasons and a 12-48 record.
While Pfeifer improved the competitiveness of the program, it was time for a change, athletic director Rob Spear said Tuesday.
The Vandals were 8-21 this season and lost in the quarterfinals of the Western Athletic Conference tournament. Pfeifer will be paid $170,000 for the final year of his contract.
Copyright 2008 by The Associated Press
MORE MEN'S COLLEGE BASKETBALL HEADLINES
- Ex-Baylor star Austin: NBA offered job too
- C-USA chief: 'Second 5' will still be relevant
- Source: Mudiay signs deal to play in China
- Creighton's Chatman set for thumb surgery