Jason Capel(GDS) gone/out as the head basketball coach at Appalachian State University

The former 8th grade starting basketball player at the Greensboro Day School, Jason Capel, is out/gone as the men’s basketball coach at Appalachian State…

News coming in from WRALSportsFan.com:
www.wralsportsfan.comBOONE, N.C. — Jason Capel has been let go after four seasons at Appalachian State.

Athletic director Charlie Cobb said Monday that the school will not renew his contract.

Capel is in the final year of a four-year deal that expires at the end of March. The former North Carolina player — whose brother Jeff is on Duke’s staff — was the youngest coach in Division I when he was hired in 2010.

The Mountaineers went 9-21 this season, were 5-11 in their final season in the Southern Conference and were eliminated in their league tournament opener by Samford. They went 53-70 in four seasons under Capel.

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  1. Wake Forest men’s coach is next, UNCG women’s coach a close follow, Wake Forest women’s coach next year, UNCG men’s coach in 2 years and the A&T men’s coach in 2 years if he does not win again next year. What is up with this area’s coaches.

  2. Did Appl State have any local kids on their recruit list for 2014 or 2015 ? The Appl State women’s coach may be gone soon as well.

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