Michigan had many options to replace longtime coach John Beilein.
The Wolverines could have gone with a big-name hire, an up-and-coming young coach or a veteran assistant.
PHOENIX (AP) — Former UNLV and New Mexico State head basketball coach Marvin Menzies is joining Grand Canyon University as an associate head coach.
Grand Canyon hires Marvin Menzies as assistant coach
PHOENIX (AP) — Grand Canyon has hired former UNLV basketball coach Marvin Menzies as an assistant coach.
The school announced Thursday Menzies will serve as associate coach to Dan...
New Mexico State routs Grand Canyon in WAC title game
LAS VEGAS (AP) — Grand Canyon coach Dan Majerle said his Antelopes ran out of gas.
New Mexico State junior Trevelin Queen said the Aggies were all gas and no brakes.
Roach finds spark as Texas crushes Grand Canyon, 98-60
AUSTIN, Texas (AP) — When it comes to long-distance shooting, Texas isn't the most confident team, so a good start can provide self-assurance.
On Saturday, the Longhorns started fast and kept going, making a season-best 16 3-point baskets while defeating Grand Canyon 98-60.
Texas (7-3) also had season-bests with 22 assists and 58.7 shooting percentage (37 of 63) from the field.
Grand Canyon survives late push to beat Utah Valley 60-59
PHOENIX (AP) — Oscar Frayer and Alessandro Lever had 16 points apiece as Grand Canyon managed to survive a late push by Utah Valley 60-59 on Saturday night to give coach Dan Majerle his 100th victory in five years at Grand Canyon.
Grand Canyon cleared for D-I play by NCAA
PHOENIX (AP) — Grand Canyon has been granted Division I active membership by the NCAA following a four-year transition period.
The school said it was informed by the NCAA on Wednesday and will begin Division I play in the 2017-18 season.
Grand Canyon went 81-46 in four seasons under coach Dan Majerle, the best record among 36 schools that transitioned to Division I since 2000. The Antelopes are one of six teams to have a winning record during its transition in that span.
No. 14 Louisville pulls out 79-70 win over Grand Canyon
PHOENIX (AP) — Louisville coach Rick Pitino has played in the most difficult arenas in college basketball. Duke, Kentucky, Kansas, North Carolina.
He's faced some of the game's best guards through the years. Bobby Hurley, John Wall, Sherman Douglass.
Never before had he seen a combination like DeWayne Russell and the rowdy Grand Canyon Havocs.