Former Detroit Mercy head coach Bacari Alexander lands on Denver's staff

Posted: 9:35 PM, Jun 04, 2019
Updated: 2019-06-04 21:36:15-04
Detroit Mercy fires Bacari Alexander after two seasons

Bacari Alexander is back in college basketball.

The former Detroit Mercy head coach is joining Denver's coaching staff as an assistant coach.

Alexander announced the news on Tuesday.

“I’m excited to share that I will be serving under the leadership of Rodney Billups at The University of Denver,” Alexander tweeted.

Alexander was fired from Detroit Mercy after the 2017-18 season. He spent six years on John Beilein's staff at Michigan.