Montana State announces 7-member search committee for vacant men’s basketball coach

Posted at 11:25 AM, Mar 22, 2019

(Editor’s note: Montana State athletics release)

BOZEMAN — A seven-member search committee has been selected by Montana State University to assist in identifying candidates for the Bobcats’ 23rd men’s head basketball coach.

Montana State announced on March 17 they would part ways with Brian Fish, who led the Bobcats for five seasons, posting a record of 65-92. Fish’s contract expires on June 30.

The search committee will be chaired by Casey Fox, senior associate director – external relations. Initial screening of candidates begins Friday, March 22, and a new head coach is expected to be named in the next few weeks. The seven members of the search committee include:

Camie Bechtold, Senior Associate Athletic Director – Administration
Casey Fox, Senior Associate Athletic Director – External Relations (Chair)
Harald Frey, Men’s Basketball – Student-Athlete
George Haynes, Montana State University – Extension Specialist Agriculture & Economics/Faculty Athletics Representative
Terry Leist, Montana State University – Vice President, Administration & Finance
Rainey Peuse, QA Engineer Oracle/Alumni Relations Advisory Board Member/6th Man Club Member
Stu Starner, Advisor to Search Committee – Former Montana State Men’s Basketball Coach/6th Man Club Member