Shrewsberry hires assistant
UNIVERSITY PARK – New Penn State men’s basketball coach Micah Shrewsberry announced the hiring of Adam Fisher as the Nittany Lions’ associate head coach on Monday.
Fisher, a 2006 Penn State alumnus, returns to Happy Valley after six seasons as an assistant coach at the University of Miami and eight years overall with the Hurricane program. His resume also includes previous experience at Villanova, Boston University and Penn State.
Fisher earned his master’s degree in education leadership in 2009 while working as a graduate manager for Villanova under Jay Wright from 2007-09.
During that time, the Wildcats reached the Sweet 16 in 2008 and won the East Regional in 2009 to advance to the Final Four with a then-school-record 30 wins.