Floyd, Eustachy Share Special Bond in Conference USA

NEW YORK — Tim Floyd insists he has no special motivation in his first year as the head coach at Texas-El Paso, but his longtime friend Larry Eustachy believes otherwise.

“Some coaches will take jobs just to kind of get the golden parachute and finish it out,” Eustachy, the Southern Miss coach, said Wednesday at Conference USA media day in lower Manhattan.

“That’s not Tim Floyd. He would do it for free and he’ll do it harder than anybody.  I know he’s going to have a huge impact on this league. Once you’re competitive you’re always competitive.” To read more of this story, click here