PhilaU men’s basketball coach Herb Magee dean of Philly coaches: Comcast SportsNet

With all four of the major Philadelphia sports teams firing coaches in the past year, PhilaU head men’s basketball coach and Hall of Famer Herb Magee remains the overall dean of Philly-area coaches, according to a Comcast SportsNet story posted Oct. 8.  Eagles Coach Chip Kelly, with five NFL games in this role, is the longest-serving of Philly’s major sports coaches. Flyers Coach Peter Laviolette was fired on Monday, joining Sixers former coach Doug Collins, Phillies former coach Charlie Manuel and Eagles former coach Andy Reid, each fired within the past year.

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