Cedar City • Chris Boettcher, a former assistant at BYU at Utah Valley, has been named the head coach of the Southern Utah women’s basketball program.
Boettcher replaces J.R. Payne, who resigned April 6 to take a job at Santa Clara.
Last season, Boettcher coached in a men’s professional league in Japan. Previously, he spent four seasons as an assistant at BYU.
From 2001-09, he was an assistant at Utah Valley University.
The Salt Lake Tribune