Trent Johnson hired at TCU

Updated: April 9, 2012, 10:37 PM ET
By Richard Durrett | ESPNDallas.com

FORT WORTH, Texas -- TCU formally introduced Trent Johnson as the school's new men's basketball coach Monday.

The former LSU coach replaces Jim Christian, who was hired last Tuesday by Ohio University. Sources say Johnson's new contract is for six years with a base salary of $1.5 million, plus incentives.

Johnson, 55, was 67-64 in four seasons at LSU and coached Nevada and Stanford to the Sweet 16 of the NCAA tournament during his tenures there.

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