Maine Men's Hoops Reportedly Hires Bob Simon as Assistant Coach, O'Brien Leaving Program

ORONO, MAINE (WABI) - UMaine men's basketball program with coaching changes today, adding University of Alabama assistant coach Bob Simon, according to Hoopdirt.com. He coached previously at Providence, Fairfield and Toledo.

Matt O'brien is leaving the program. We spoke to him today and on the phone and he says he’s leaving for George Washington where he'll be the Associate Director for the School of Business. We wish him well.

There is reportedly a change in men’s basketball operations as well but nothing official from the school yet.