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Report: UNI's Jacobson Candidate for Texas A&M Job

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There's a report that UNI's Ben Jacobson is on the coach wanted list.

A story in the Houston Chronicle says Jacobson has emerged as a strong candidate to become Texas A&M's head basketball coach---citing what the newspaper called "one program insider."

Jacobson has led UNI to two Missouri Valley conference regular and postseason tournament championships and a berth in the 2010 Sweet Sixteen.

Texas A&M is looking to replace another former Missouri Valley coach ---Mark Turgeon who left the Aggies earlier this week to take over at Maryland.

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