Former Oregon State basketball head coach Craig Robinson is headed to the Big Apple.
Robinson, who coached at Oregon State from 2008-14, had been serving as the vice president of player and organizational development for the Milwaukee Bucks since August 2015.
Sources: New York Knicks hiring Milwaukee executive Craig Robinson, brother-in-law of Barack Obama. https://t.co/JTpipND01r
— Shams Charania (@ShamsCharania) August 7, 2017
The Knicks are hiring Robinson, who is the brother-in-law of former President Barack Obama, to fill multiple roles. According to Shams Charania of Yahoo Sports, Robinson will serve in the player development department, as well as the general manger of the Knicks’ development league team.
In his six seasons in Corvallis, Robinson went 93-104 overall and had a 39-69 record in Pac-12 play.