Early on Wednesday, reports surfaced that Ohio coach Jim Christian would be the next men's basketball coach at Boston College. For a brief moment, it looked as if Boston College's search had stopped concluded ...
BC hires Christian http://t.co/qHo14RW50F— mark blaudschun (@blauds) April 2, 2014
An hour later, ESPN's Jeff Goodman chimed in ...
BC has not offered Ohio University's Jim Christian the job yet, but signs pointing towards that direction, sources told ESPN.— Jeff Goodman (@GoodmanESPN) April 2, 2014
Blaudschun has since backed off his original story, posting an apology and correction over at ajerseyguy.com.
On Tuesday night, I heard the Eagles were closing in on Jim Christian.
I couldn't pin it down completely so I waited and put out more calls. On Wednesday morning, I woke up with a confirmation from a source. I went with the story.
I was wrong. I screwed up. BC is close, but close is not done. My bad. The deal with Christian still should get done, but until it is a closed issue, it isn't over.