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Luke Murray rejoins Dan Hurley as assistant coach at UConn

He replaces Kevin Freeman, who is taking an administrative job in UConn’s athletic department.
Credit: AP
Louisville assistant coach Luke Murray watches during the second half of an NCAA college basketball game against Miami, Tuesday, Nov. 5, 2019, in Coral Gables, Fla. Louisville won 87-74. (AP Photo/Lynne Sladky)

MANSFIELD, Connecticut — UConn coach Dan Hurley has hired Luke Murray to fill the vacancy on his coaching staff. Murray has been a coach for 13 years, including two stints under Hurley at Wagner and Rhode Island. 

The 36-year-old is the son of actor Bill Murray. Luke Murray spent the last three seasons as an assistant at Louisville before being let go in a shakeup of the coaching staff there. 

He replaces Kevin Freeman, who is taking an administrative job in UConn’s athletic department.

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