Martin takes over as sixth Marist head coach

Updated: April 17, 2008, 4:18 PM ET
ESPN.com news services

POUGHKEEPSIE, N.Y. -- Chuck Martin, an assistant for the past two years at Memphis, is the new head men's basketball coach at Marist.

The school made the announcement Thursday afternoon.

Martin has been an assistant at five schools: St. John's, Drexel, Massachusetts, Manhattan and Memphis.

He is the sixth head coach in Marist's NCAA Division I history.

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