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Flip Saunders turns down Gophers

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Former Minnesota Timberwolves coach and Golden Gopher basketball player, Flip Saunders declined the University of Minnesota's offer to take over the men's basketball coaching position, the Pioneer Press reports.
After the University fired Tubby Smith, after his best season with the team, on Monday they have struggled to fill the position. The attempted to get Shaka Smart from Virginia Commonwealth and Fred Hoiberg from Iowa State, but they have both decided to stay put, the Star Tribune reports.
Andy Enfield, current Florida Gulf Coast coach, appears to be the next leading candidate, the Pioneer Press reports.

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