Snell was Tulane assistant, Dixon Florida

Updated: April 27, 2005, 8:39 PM ET
Associated Press

MONROE, La. -- Steve Snell and Nate Dixon were hired as assistants by Louisiana-Monroe basketball coach Orlando Early, the school announced on Wednesday.

Snell was an assistant at Tulane for the past four years. Before that he served as an assistant at Marshall University for five seasons under coach Greg White.

At Marshall, Snell helped the Herd to an 86-54 (.614) record.

Dixon came from Florida where he was assistant head coach to Billy Donovan. Dixon handled various administrative responsibilities for the basketball program.

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