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CBS Says Jon Scheyer Is Not A Candidate At Pitt

Duke players, including Nolan Smith, walking across the Final Four court.

INDIANAPOLIS - APRIL 05: (L-R) Brian Zoubek #55, Nolan Smith #2, Lance Thomas #42, Jon Scheyer #30 and Kyle Singler #12 of the Duke Blue Devils walk on court against the Butler Bulldogs during the 2010 NCAA Division I Men's Basketball National Championship game at Lucas Oil Stadium on April 5, 2010 in Indianapolis, Indiana. (Photo by Kevin C. Cox/Getty Images)

Pittsburgh's men's basketball program is searching for a head coach. Here's the latest on the search.

Sunday night, it was reported by multiple outlets that Duke assistant coach Jon Scheyer had been offered the job. The 30-year-old former Blue Devils star has never been a head coach, but he has served on Coach K's staff.

Scheyer has been an assistant at Duke since 2014.

CBS Sports Gary Parrish is now reporting, though, that Scheyer will not be the Panthers' next head coach.

"Contrary to some reports, a source told CBS Sports that Duke assistant Jon Scheyer is not a candidate at Pitt."

This is probably good news for Panthers fans. Scheyer could very well become a great head coach someday, but offering an ACC head coaching gig to a 30-year-old assistant who's never been a head coach seems risky.

Where does Pittsburgh go from here?

That is less clear.

Pitt was reportedly all-in on Danny Hurley, but he ended up taking the UCONN job. This is a process that could end up taking a while.