At least three reports have surfaced that say longtime Utah State men’s basketball assistant coach Don Verlin will be named head coach at Idaho on Monday. The Deseret Morning News in Salt Lake City, CBSsportsline.com and Foxsports.com have reported that Verlin will be hired. Pfeifer was fired Tuesday after two seasons. The Vandals were 12-48 under Pfeifer including 8-21 this season. Verlin, 42, just finished his 15th season as an assistant under head coach Stew Morrill. He was with Morrill at Colorado State for five years and Utah State for the last 10 seasons/Greg Lee, Sportslink. More here
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