Missouri States Cuonzo Martin resigns to take Tennessee coaching job - KMOV.com

Missouri States Cuonzo Martin resigns to take Tennessee coaching job

(KMOV) -- According to several media outlets including utsports.com, The University of Tennessee announced Sunday the hiring of Missouri State University head coach Cuonzo Martin.   Martin will be officially introduced at a press conference Monday in Knoxville, Tennessee.

Martin compiled a 61-41 record in three seasons with the Bears.  He was named Missouri Valley Conference Coach of the year this season after leading the Bears to a 26-9 record and the Valley’s regular season championship.

Missouri State’s Athletic Director Kyle Moats said a search for Martin’s replacement will begin immediately but doesn’t have a time table to name the school’s 17th head basketball coach.

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