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Instant Analysis on the Enfield Hire

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Upon announcing the hiring of Andy Enfield to take over USC men's basketball, the topic was trending globally on Twitter.  The buzz is real and for good reason.

Here is a sampling of what people are saying:

Enfield-Stephen-Dowell-OrlSent.jpgDan Wetzel of Yahoo! Sports: "The man expects to win. Big. Always. And for a program that's too often accepted second-citizen status in the city, that might be enough to make him the perfect fit."

FGCU point guard Brett Comer via Twitter: "I love Coach Enfield to the end. I was his first recruit and he made me the player I am today. #GoodLuckatUSC"

Jeff Eisenberg of Yahoo! Sports: "There's no question Enfield's hire will give traditionally bland USC basketball some badly needed pop and pizzazz."

Former USC forward David Blu via Twitter: "Andy Enfield is a great choice to be the basketball coach at my school. He definitely has the swag you need to be successful."

Gregg Doyel of CBSSports.com: "With fewer resources and less history and pull, Pat Haden just made a better hire than UCLA."

USC sophomore forward Byron Wesley: "After the first game, I saw it wasn't a fluke -- they were legit. I really like they're style of play. He really let them play, throw lobs and just play exciting. Everyone has the same attitude -- real excited to meet him and to get going."

Andy Glockner of Sports Illustrated: "The truth is Pat Haden and the Trojans rolled the dice on an exciting up-and-comer with significant qualifications who handled this run, on and off the court, extremely well. He looks the part of a major-conference head coach, and now he is one."

Dan Weber of USCFootball.com: "Andy Enfield is the uptempo, and up-and-coming, coach USC basketball needs right now."

(Photo by Stephen Dowell/Orlando Sentinel)

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