Former Post University assistant coach Luke Murray – the son of actor Bill Murray – has joined the University of Arizona men's basketball staff as a graduate assistant, head coach Sean Miller announced today.
""I am tremendously excited to join the men's basketball staff at the University of Arizona ,"" Murray said through the athletics department. ""For me, working at Arizona, particularly under Coach Miller, is a dream opportunity, and I eagerly await the start of the 2009-10 season.""
At the Waterbury, Conn., Division II school, Murray helped coach last years squad to a 17-10 record.
He also has experience in the A.A.U. circuit, coaching for club teams like the New York Gauchos, where he worked with current Arizona assistant Emanuel ""Book"" Richardson.
Murray graduated from Fairfield University in 2007.