I’m not going to lie…I was hoping Coach Hewitt would take the St. John’s job.
I wasn’t hoping he would leave because I dislike him. I think he’s a stand up guy and have no ill will for him.
I just think it was the perfect time for both Hewitt and Georgia Tech to part ways with both saving some face and moving forward to new starts.
Financially this would have been the best solution for the Jackets. They would have avoided the big buy out of Hewitt’s contract and its likely St. Johns would have stepped up and helped Hewitt pay any money owed the Institute for leaving.
But alas…that didn’t happen.
So what is Tech left with?
The status quo…pretty much.
A head coach who is a great guy and who can recruit, but who has shown a consistent habit of underachieving in conference play and against Tech’s main rival.
This is sort of like when Jim Donnan was at UGA and Tech fans really, really wanted the Dawgs to keep him around.
Since Coach Hewitt has elected to stay here in Atlanta, let