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Boston College Basketball Coaching Search: Jim Christian Is The Next Men's Basketball Coach Then He's Not

False alarm, you guys.

Greg Bartram-USA TODAY Sports

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 ...

An hour later, ESPN's Jeff Goodman chimed in ...

Blaudschun has since backed off his original story, posting an apology and correction over at

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.

Goes continues.