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Lubbock, TX (Sports Network) - Billy Gillispie has resigned as the men's head basketball coach at Texas Tech because of heath reasons.

"Billy has decided to focus on his health and we wish him a full recovery," Texas Tech athletics director Kirby Hocutt said. "We are proud of the young men that he has brought to this campus. Billy's decision allows him to concentrate on his well-being and allows us to turn our attention to preparations for the upcoming season."

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