Sam Mellinger

April 28, 2014 7:51 PM

Many factors lined up for MU to pick Kim Anderson this time

With the help of an athletic director, a head coach and two assistants who spoke for this column and have been through the process, you start to understand why Mike Alden may have been attracted to Kim Anderson now after rejecting him for Quin Snyder in 1999, Mike Anderson in 2006 and Frank Haith in 2011. The hiring process of a major college basketball coach hardly ever runs in a straight line.

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