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PISCATAWAY, NJ – Tom Lewis has been named an assistant coach with the Rutgers women's basketball program, head coach C. Vivian Stringer has announced. Lewis will be involved with recruiting, summer camps, on-the-floor coaching and opponent scouting for the Scarlet Knights. "I'm very happy to add Tom to our staff," Stringer said. "He has a great level of enthusiasm and has had experience with different facets of both the men's and women's games. He also was an accomplished player, making him a great fit for this position."
Lewis Named Assistant Women's Basketball Coach
 

Basketball - Preseason NIT

NEW YORK (AP) -- Kansas, which has won the Preseason NIT in its last three appearances, heads the field for 2002 and will have an NCAA tournament first-round rematch with Holy Cross as its opening game.

The Jayhawks, who went on to the Final Four and lost to eventual champion Maryland in the semifinals last season, were third in the inaugural Preseason NIT in 1985 and then won it in 1989, 1993 and 1997.
Yahoo! Sports: NCAAB - Brackets set for 2002 Preseason NIT

 

Basketball Recruiting

Jamar Nutter is planning to take an unofficial trip to Villanova soon, but he's still wide open among his top five schools. The 6-2, 195-pound rising senior from Seton Hall Prep (N.J.) is one of the leaders of the Tim Thomas Playaz team, and gives the team quickness and a quality ­ but streaky - outside shooter in the backcourt. He's also extremely tough, aggressive on taking the ball to the basket and is capable of playing either guard spot, though he projects as a college wing guard. Nutter already has taken unofficial visits to Rutgers and Seton Hall, and also likes Pittsburgh and Maryland.
Recruiting News
 

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