Villanova Associate Head Coach Billy Lange is reportedly in talks with the Houston Rockets to coach their D-League squad, Rio Grande Valley Vipers.
Lange returned to the Main Line in 2011, after being the Head Coach at Navy for seven seasons.
Jon Rothstein is also noting that Lange is being pursued by the Philadelphia 76ers for a role on the bench with Brett Brown.
In addition to @WojYahooNBA report, Nova's Billy Lange is also involved with a spot on Brett Brown's staff w the 76ers,per multiple sources.— Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) September 13, 2013
The spot in which Villanova Associate HC Billy Lange would fill on Brett Brown's staff is still TBD,per sources. Wheels are in motion tho.— Jon Rothstein (@JonRothstein) September 13, 2013
He served as an assistant under Wright for three years, from 2001 to 2003 before leaving to take the job at Annapolis.
What do you think? Excited to see Jay send another coach to bigger things? Think this will impact recruiting?