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Twitter reacts to UMass’ firing of Derek Kellogg

PITTSBURGH- The Twitter universe erupted Thursday afternoon in response to the news that UMass had fired head coach Derek Kellogg after nine seasons. You can see the full story here. Here’s how players and fans reacted across the league.

Graduated guard Jabarie Hinds was in shock,

the official UMass student section account had a nice gesture,

and freshman forward Chris Baldwin was upset.

Former point guard Chaz Williams showed his gratitude,

sophomore forward Malik Hines was also shocked…

along with walk-on Jaylen Franklin.

Junior forward Zach Coleman couldn’t believe it…

but fans reacted in a different way…

One thing’s for sure, there were mixed feelings from all involved. A new, quality A-10 job is now open as the athletic department begins its search for their new man.

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