UC Riverside hires former K-State coach Wooldridge
RIVERSIDE, Calif. -- Jim Wooldridge, most recently the head coach at Kansas State for six seasons, was hired Wednesday as men's basketball coach at UC Riverside.
The 51-year-old Wooldridge has coached at the collegiate or professional level for 29 years. Before coaching at Kansas State, he was the head coach at Central Missouri State, Texas State and Louisiana Tech. He also served as an assistant coach to Tim Floyd with the Chicago Bulls in the 1998-99 and 1999-2000 seasons.