It’s Official: UK Men’s Basketball Adds Bruiser Flint to Staff as Assistant Coach

The men’s basketball program has added James “Bruiser” Flint – a former assistant with more than 30 years of coaching experience – to the staff as an assistant coach.

Flint will fill an opening created earlier this month when associate head coach accepted an offer to join the as an assistant coach.

“Bruiser and I go back to our days at UMass,” head coach said. “Bru is not only a terrific coach, he’s like my brother. You’re not going to find anyone that says a bad word about him. He forms great relationships with players because he listens, has a terrific personality and can relate to anyone. Bruiser has an incredible basketball mind and is going to help us in a lot of ways. He was a terrific player, too.

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