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Southern Illinois hires KU assistant Hinson
Posted By HOOPSWORLD On March 28, 2012 @ 9:11 pm In All,Wirenews | Comments Disabled
Southern Illinois hired Kansas assistant Barry Hinson as its new men’s basketball coach.
Hinson signed a five-year contract worth $1.5 million to take over the Salukis.
He replaces Chris Lowery, who was dismissed after Southern Illinois went 8-23 this season.
Hinson had spent nine seasons as head coach at Missouri State, compiling a 169-117 record before he was fired in 2008.
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