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Getting Alford to Bloomington may prove tricky

While Indiana's choice for a new head coach seems obvious, Andy Katz says getting there could be a challenge.

Updated: February 16, 2006, 10:45 PM ET
By Andy Katz | ESPN.com

Indiana is facing a coaching search similar to what North Carolina went through three years ago.

The choice is obvious, but getting there could be dicey if not handled correctly.

The most-recognized selection to succeed Mike Davis is one of Indiana's own in Iowa coach Steve Alford. ESPN.com obtained Alford's contract and nowhere in the deal does it state a buyout or any specific reference to Indiana or any other school.

A source with direct knowledge of the negotiations with Alford ...

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