"You never know," Nixon said. "He's done such a great job this year, that you just don't know. The whole chemistry of the team could be totally different."
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"At the end of the day, he really didn't want to leave," Nixon said. "He was just upset about losing a close coach and not knowing what would come next. Everybody had thoughts of transferring. But our bond was really strong."