Report: BC parts ways with Skinner

March 30, 2010 - 4:29 am

According to a report on the Boston Globe's website, Boston College has decided to fire basketball coach Al Skinner. The report indicated Skinner was informed of the decision Monday and a press conference has been called for today at noon. Leading candidates for the BC opening likely will include Northeastern's Bill Coen (a former BC assistant), Cornell's Steve Donahue, Harvard's Tommy Amaker and Richmond's Chris Mooney.