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  • Contrite Bruce Pearl bringing his spirited style to Auburn basketball

    March 25, 2014 | 8:53 am

    Shortly after assembling the players trying out for the American squad he’d be coaching at the 2009 Maccabiah Games, Bruce Pearl brought them to Sabbath evening services at the Heska Amuna Synagogue in Knoxville, Tenn.

    The passionate and gregarious Pearl, a veteran of reading the...

  • Bruce Pearl tapped as Auburn basketball coach

    March 19, 2014 | 1:51 pm

    Bruce Pearl, who led the U.S. team to the gold medal at the 2009 Maccabiah Games, was hired as the head coach of the Auburn University men’s basketball team.

    The former coach at the University of Tennessee, Pearl was hired Tuesday to replace Tony Barbee, who was fired last week....

  • Tennessee reportedly sends Bruce Pearl packing

    March 21, 2011 | 5:30 pm

    Bruce Pearl, who guided the University of Tennessee men’s basketball team to unprecedented success and the U.S. men’s squad to the Maccabiah Games gold medal, has been fired by the university, according to ESPN.com.

    Pearl, 51, was informed of his dismissal on Monday, sources said....