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Mark Fox fired as Georgia head basketball coach

March 10, 2018 - 3:35 pm

[EDITED: Athletic director Greg McGarity made the news official late Saturday afternoon>

According to Jeff Goodman and Jeff Borzello, of ESPN, Mark Fox has been fired as the head coach of the men's basketball team at Georgia.

Fox was hired in 2009 and has a 163-133 record over his nine seasons at UGA. His Bulldog teams have had winning records six times and qualified for the NCAA tournament twice.

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