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Report: Detroit Has Parted Ways With Bacari Alexander

A detail of the net and basket prior to the Georgetown Hoyas playing against the Cincinnati Bearcats during the quaterfinals of the Big East Men's Basketball Tournament at Madison Square Garden.

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Detroit is the latest program to move on from its head basketball coach.

According to ESPN's Jeff Goodman, the Titans have parted ways with head coach and alum Bacari Alexander after just two seasons. Alexander was 16-47 in his two years at his alma mater.

The former Michigan assistant found himself in hot water earlier this season for allegedly making vulgar remarks to one of his players.

Now, he's gone.

The 41-year-old Alexander was an assistant at Michigan from 2010-16. Prior to that, he had served on the staff at Ohio, Western Michigan and Detroit.

Alexander began his college basketball playing career at Robert Morris before transferring to Detroit. He helped the Titans reach a pair of NCAA Tournaments in 1998 and 1999.

Detroit won a game in each of those NCAA Tournament appearances, beating St. John's in 1998 and UCLA in 1999. The Titans have only been back to the Big Dance once since then, in 2012.