Benjamin Hochman: Mizzou basketball coach Martin remains the right guy for the job

Did some people tune into the Mizzou-Oklahoma NCAA Tournament game thinking that if the Tigers lost, Cuonzo Martin should lose his job? I sure didn’t, and I surely don’t think MU athletics director Jim Sterk did, yet many fans online are furious — or at least frustrated — that Martin will continue to coach the Tigers. It just seems weird that this one eight-seed vs. nine-seed game evoked emotions like it has. Look, it was a rough loss. I wrote about it in this column space after the game — Mizzou blew chances to take over the contest, Xavier Pinson was off and awful, the wrong Tigers forced (a…

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