Welcome Coach Taylor ! and a bit of a tease: bq. "Vince Taylor was with my staff for six years at Minnesota" said Smith. "He was big part of our success in recruiting and getting to the NCAA Tournament. He will do the same at Texas Tech. Vince has an outstanding reputation around the country. His experience as a player at Duke and as a professional player for a number of years overseas has enhanced in his ability to teach the game. Go read the rest of this TTU annoucement, it looks good to have a guy like Coach Taylor on staff.