Scout Source: ASU contacts, targets Capel

Arizona State has contacted and targeted Duke assistant Jeff Capel for their head coaching vacancy.

Related: Arizona State fires men's basketball coach Herb Sendek.

On Tuesday, Arizona State relieved Herb Sendek of his head coaching duties.

And it didn’t take long for a leader for the job to emerge.

According to a high placed source, Duke assistant Jeff Capel has been contacted by Arizona State and is the guy they have targeted.

Capel has been an assistant at Duke the past four seasons.

Prior to Duke, Capel served as the head coach at Oklahoma and VCU. During his nine seasons as a head coach, Capel has a record of 175-110. His best season was an Elite Eight run in 2008-09.

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