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Former Idaho coach Farrar joins Wyoming staff

5/12/2006 - Wyoming Cowboys

LARAMIE, Wyo. -- David Farrar has been hired as an assistant
basketball coach at Wyoming, head coach Steve McClain announced
Friday.

Last season, Farrar was assistant coach at the University of
South Alabama, which is in the Sun Belt Conference.

Farrar's previous coaching experience includes head coaching
stints at the University of Idaho (1997-2001), Middle Tennessee
State University (1991-96) and Hutchinson Community College
(1986-91) in Hutchinson, Kan.

McClain was an assistant coach under Farrar at Hutchinson when
the Dragons won the 1988 National Junior College Athletic
Association National Championship.

In his 17 seasons as a head coach at the junior college and NCAA
Division I levels, Farrar's teams won a total of 349 games,
including 110 Division I victories.

Farrar replaces John Adams, who resigned to run a family
business in Iowa.