Los Angeles Times

Jamie Dixon appears to be out as candidate for UCLA basketball coach

LOS ANGELES - UCLA has taken a giant step backward in its search for a new basketball coach, 96 days after it began the process.

Jamie Dixon's candidacy to take over the job apparently ended Friday, only a few days after it had built considerable momentum toward a triumphant homecoming for the North Hollywood native.

Dixon's $8-million buyout at Texas Christian

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