North Texas names assistant basketball coach

Updated: August 13, 2003, 11:10 PM ET

DENTON, Texas -- Kobie Baker has been named assistant basketball coach at North Texas, replacing Alvin Brooks, the school said Wednesday.

Baker spent last season as recruiting coordinator and assistant coach at Nicholls State. He spent two seasons at Alabama as an administrative assistant when North Texas coach Johnny Jones was an assistant coach with the Crimson Tide.

Brooks took an assistant coaching job at Texas-El Paso.

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