San Jose State officially names Tim Miles next head coach of basketball team
San Jose State has found its new head coach.
On Tuesday, San Jose State announced that Tim Miles will be the next head coach of the basketball team. He takes over as the new leader of the Spartans after previously coaching at Nebraska from 2012-19. He has spent the last two years working as an analyst on Big Ten Network.
— Tim Miles (@CoachMiles) April 6, 2021
Miles was a head coach for three Division I program, most recently at Nebraska. He was in charge of the Huskers from 2012-19 and was terminated after the 2018-19 season. In seven seasons in Lincoln, Miles compiled a 116-114 record and appeared in three postseason tournaments.
In 2013-14, Miles led Nebraska to the NCAA Tournament and the Huskers reached the NIT in back-to-back years in 2018 and 2019. His teams won just one postseason contest while in Lincoln.
Prior to taking over at Nebraska, Miles was the head coach at Colorado state from 2007-12, turning the program completely around during that time. The Rams were 7-25 in his first year with the program and finished 20-12 and reached the NCAA Tournament in 2012.
Miles was also the head coach at North Dakota State from 2001-07. He was 99-71 while with the Bison.
In 18 seasons as a head coach at the Division I level, Miles is 399-334 and his teams have appeared in six postseason tournaments.