Armon Gates leaving Nebraska for Oregon
(Lincoln, NE) - A Nebraska assistant basketball coach no more. As reported by Robin Washut of on3.com Armon Gates is departing the big red for a similar role at Oregon with Dana Altman. Gates was a 2018 hire by former Nebraska head coach Tim Miles and kept by Fred Hoiberg. The following is a statement from coach Hoiberg on the departure of Gates.
“Armon Gates has informed me that he is leaving Nebraska to take another coaching position. I appreciate all of Armon’s contributions to Husker Basketball over the past four-plus seasons, as he has been a valuable member of our coaching staff since I arrived three years ago. I wish Armon, his wife Ashley and his family all the best as he begins his new endeavor. Looking forward, we will be diligent in finding the right person to join our coaching staff to continue to help us build our program.”