Drake Hires Farokhmanesh as Assistant
DES MOINES – Niko Medved finalized his assistant coaching staff on Friday. Medved hired Ali Farokhmanesh, former UNI Panther as his 3rd assistant.
Ali played 2 seasons at UNI, then 4 years professionally overseas. He spent the last 3 years in Lincoln with the Nebraska coaching staff.
Ali is best known for his game winning 3 pointer to upset top ranked Kansas in the 2010 NCAA tournament.