Nothing like a Final Four run to change a perception of a basketball program. USC’s Frank Martin is on top of his world right now with a new contract extension and new high level interest, locally and nationally, in his team, all the result of an historic run to the national semi-finals.
The Gamecocks lose the four best players as well as their top assistant, but Martin said Tuesday there will be no backing up, that the fire burning inside him right now is stronger than ever.
Martin met with the media Tuesday for his season wrap up press conference:
Marton on PJ Dozier’s departure and his new contract extension
Martin on moving forward to next season and search for new assistant