Well right now, that's up in the air, but it could soon become reality. There are reports that Bobby Lutz, an associate head basketball coach at North Carolina State and a former coach of the University of Charlotte, has emerged as the leading candidate to become Appalachian State Sources close to the siutation have confirmed that Lutz is strongly in the mix for the job. He has been in discussions with Appalachian State about its vacancy the past several days, according to sources c.lose to the situation. The school fired Jason Capel after four seasons. Capel was 53-70 during his tenure.