Thursday, August 19, 2010
SMU hires assistant basketball coach
Former Denver Nuggets player development coach Larry Mangino has been named assistant men's basketball coach at SMU, Mustangs coach Matt Doherty announced Thursday.
Before joining the Nuggets' staff, Mangino spent seven seasons as an assistant men's basketball coach at the Air Force Academy (2000-07). The Falcons made the 2004 and 2006 NCAA Tournaments and advanced to the semifinal round of 2007 National Invitation Tournament.