Beard promotes Brian Burg to assistant coach

LUBBOCK, TX (KCBD) - Just four days after Chris Ogden left to be head coach at the University of Texas at Arlington, Red Raider Head Coach Chris Beard has named his new assistant, promoted from within.

Brain Burg has been elevated to assistant coach after being a part of coach Beard's staff since the 2015 season.

For the last two seasons, Burg served as the Texas Tech Chief of Staff and was involved in all facets of the Texas Tech basketball program.

Over the past five seasons, programs that Burg has been a part of has compiled a record of 128-42.

According to a Texas Tech press release, Burg is a tireless worker and is described as one of the nation's top recruiters by his peers.

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