REPORT: Scott Padgett out as Samford men’s basketball coach


BIRMINGHAM, Ala. (WIAT) — According to multiple reports, Samford University has parted ways with men’s basketball coach Scott Padgett.

In six seasons, Padgett went 84-115 with the Bulldogs, including 10-23 in 2019. Padgett starred at Kentucky in the late ’90s, while earning first-team ALL SEC honors, and MVP of the SEC Tournement. Padgett was later a first-round pick by the Utah Jazz.

This story will be updated as more information comes available.


Copyright 2021 Nexstar Media Inc. All rights reserved. This material may not be published, broadcast, rewritten, or redistributed.