GauchoBlueNGold wrote:
Washington hires Syracuse assistant coach Mike Hopkins

http://www.espn.com/mens-college-basketball/story/_/id/18950235/washington-huskies-hires-syracuse-orange-assistant-coach-mike-hopkins-replace-lorenzo-romar

You beat me to it.  I had suggested Hopkins as a long shot given he is from California but thought he was pretty tied into succeeding Boeheim.  It looks like Boeheim is not retiring this season, or maybe even next.   No impact on UCSB's hunt.