Riggleman resigns: Amid plenty of turmoil, an abundance of turnover

Starting with the the Redskins’ dismissal of Jim Zorn by the Redskins in Jan. 2010, nine coaches or managers of Washington area pro or major college basketball teams have parted ways with their employer, either through firing or resignation.

Team Coach/Manager Date How left
Washington Nationals Jim Riggleman Thursday Resigned
Navy men's basketball Billy Lange May 2011 Resigned
Maryland men's basketball Gary Williams May 2011 Resigned
George Washington men's basketball Karl Hobbs April 2011 Fired
George Mason men's basketball Jim Larranaga April 2011 Resigned
Maryland football Ralph Friedgen Dec. 2010 Fired
Washington Mystics Julie Plank Oct. 2010 Fired
D.C. United Curt Onalfo Aug. 2010 Fired
Washington Redskins Jim Zorn Jan. 2010 Fired