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Northern Colorado promotes Smiley as head basketball coach

GREELEY, Colorado (AP) Steve Smiley has been promoted to head men's basketball coach at Northern Colorado, replacing Jeff Lindor, who took over at the University of Wyoming.

Athletic director Darren Dunn announced the promotion Thursday night about 48 hours after naming Smiley the interim head coach following Lindor's departure.

The school plans a virtual press conference on Friday to introduce the 20th head coach in the program's history.

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Leaders
Points: J. Radebaugh16.5
Rebounds: K. Edwards7.1
Assists: J. Radebaugh6.5
FG%: J. Radebaugh49.5%
FT%: No qualifiers
3P%: J. Radebaugh44.3%
Steals: J. Radebaugh1.5
Blocks: B. Hume1.0
AP Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Kansas28-3
2 Gonzaga31-2
3 Dayton29-2
4 Florida State26-5
5 Baylor26-4
6 San Diego State30-2
7 Creighton24-7
8 Kentucky25-6
9 Michigan State22-9
10 Villanova24-7
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Coaches Rankings
Rank School Rec
1 Kansas28-3
2 Gonzaga31-2
3 Dayton29-2
4 Baylor26-4
5 Florida State26-5
6 San Diego State30-2
7 Kentucky25-6
8 Duke25-6
9 Creighton24-7
9 Villanova24-7
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Big Sky Standings
 ConferenceOverall
  W-L W-L
Eastern Washington 16-4 23-8
Northern Colorado 15-5 22-9
Montana 14-6 18-13
Portland State 12-8 18-14
Northern Arizona 10-10 16-14
Montana State 10-10 16-15
Southern Utah 9-11 17-15
Sacramento State 8-12 16-14
Weber State 8-12 12-20
Idaho State 4-16 8-22
Idaho 4-16 8-24
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Offense (Rank)
Points: 74.3 (96)
Rebounds: 8.5 (281)
Assists: 13.4 (154)
FG%: 46.8% (34)
FT%: 66.7% (306)
3P%: 38.4% (10)
Defense (Rank)
Points: 62.7 (22)
Rebounds: 25.7 (163)
Assists: 8.1 (3)
FG%: 44.2% (254)
FT%: 69.5% (122)
3P%: 28.0% (7)

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