August 19, 2005

Terry Smith Backs Out Of Job

August18, 2005

 

MARQUETTE, Mich. â€Â“ Terry Smith who was namedthe associate head menâ€Â™s basketball coach at Northern Michigan University last week has withdrawn from the position.  He cited a custody issue situation withhis children for backing out.  â€ÂœI appreciate the effort by Dean Ellis for me tocome to NMU,â€Â Smith said.  â€ÂœIt was a great opportunity which I regretfully haveto pass up.â€Â

 

Ellis will now go back through the original pool ofapplicants to select another candidate for the position.

 

 

 

 



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