Red Claws Name New Assistant Coach

Posted by: MBR on Fri Aug 19th, 2011 9:28 am
Red Claws Name New Assistant CoachThe Maine Red Claws, presented by Quirk Chevrolet, today announced that Gene Cross has been named the team’s assistant coach under Head Coach Dave Leitao. Cross, who was an assistant coach for the NBA Development League Utah Flash last season, reunites with Leitao after serving as his assistant coach at both the University of Virginia and DePaul University. “I am excited to have Gene Cross on staff,” said Red Claws President and General Manager Jon Jennings. “He has a tremendous coaching resume in both the college and pro ranks, and his familiarity with both the league and with Coach Leitao gives the Red Claws a tremendous coaching staff.”Cross, 39, joins the Red Claws after a year as the assistant coach for the Utah Flash.for full story ... coach.html