Apr 4, 2024 - News

Razorbacks basketball coach Musselman could leave Arkansas

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Arkansas head basketball coach Eric Musselman. Photo: Wesley Hitt/Getty Images

Arkansas Razorbacks men's basketball coach Eric Musselman is interviewing for a coaching job at the University of Southern California, Whole Hog Sports reported.

State of play: Musselman led the Razorbacks to the NCAA Tournament Elite Eight in 2021 and 2022, and the Sweet 16 in 2023. The 2024 season was the team's first losing campaign on his watch.

By the numbers: Musselman would owe Arkansas a $1 million buyout if he leaves for another job, per Whole Hog Sports. His annual salary is $4.2 million.

Background: He graduated from the University of San Diego and has held three head-coaching jobs in California.

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