He is already looking to familiarize himself with the bball scene in Georgia, saying
Fox said he won’t bring all of his assistants with him from Nevada, and that he will try to hire assistant coaches who are familiar with the area.
Hopefully that familiarity will include the Atlanta AAU circuit that Felton seemed unaware of.
The guy has a sense of humor, too. When asked about facing Calipari and Donovan:
I think Billy’s a better player than me, but John, with his bad hip, I think I would take him.
It doesn’t rise to the level of Hal Mumme’s famous quote upon arriving at UK about waiting to get off the plane to start throwing the ball, but it is pretty good coming from a guy that just stepped into a program that badly needs a breath of fresh anything.
Go Dawgs and good luck Coach Fox.