Dick Versace reconsiders EIU interest

Updated: March 21, 2012, 6:50 PM ET
By Scott Powers | ESPNChicago.com

Former NBA and college coach Dick Versace said Wednesday he has pulled his name from consideration for Eastern Illinois' coaching vacancy.

"My research made me decide I wasn't interested," Versace said. "I researched it thoroughly and just came to the conclusion."

Versace declined to explain his decision.

Versace told ESPNChicago.com on Monday he was contemplating a coaching comeback and was researching Eastern Illinois, which fired Mike Miller on Feb. 27 after seven ...

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