CHICAGO, IL -- Ricardo Patton has been hired as the new men's
basketball coach at Northern Illinois. He replaces Rob Judson who
was fired at the end of the season.
Patton was the coach at Colorado for eleven seasons, leading the
Buffaloes to the post-season six times. The 48-year old had a
184-and-160 record at Colorado, where he's the second-winningest
coach in school history.