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Josh Flynt '11 | June 10, 2013 | Notre Dame Monogram Club blog

Monty Williams, coach of the New Orleans Pelicans

Former Irish basketball standout Monty Williams (’93) was announced as a USA Basketball Men’s National Team assistant coaches for 2013-16 by USA Basketball Chairman Jerry Colangelo on Monday.

Williams, who is currently the head coach of the NBA’s New Orleans Pelicans (recently re-branded from the Hornets), will join Jim Boeheim (Syracuse University) and Tom Thibodeau (Chicago Bulls) on Mike Krzyzewski’s bench. Coach K has led team USA to gold medals in each of the past two Olympic Games (2008 Beijing, 2012 London).

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