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Garcia Reneses steps down as Spain's head coach

Updated: August 26, 2008, 9:30 AM ET
Associated Press

MADRID, Spain -- Aito Garcia Reneses has quit as Spain's basketball coach after leading the national team to a silver medal at the Beijing Olympic Games.

Garcia Reneses made use of a clause in his contract which allows him to vacate the position after the Games, the Spanish basketball federation announced Tuesday.

"I don't want to coach only for two months a year. At present, I prefer to be active throughout the season," said Garcia Reneses, who is expected to take over at Spanish ...

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