The news Thursday that Butler head coach Brandon Miller will be taking a medical leave of absence for an indefinite period of time came with both a great amount of concern for the well-being of the 35-year-old father of two as well as a great amount of concern for the well-being of a team that struggled last year in the inaugural season of the new Big East.
As Butler begins practice...
INDIANAPOLIS (AP) -- Butler men's basketball coach Brandon Miller is taking a leave of absence for medical reasons.
Athletic director Barry Collier said in a statement Thursday that assistant Chris Holtmann will serve as interim coach until Miller returns.
Holtmann won a school record 21 games and was chosen Big South coach of the year in his final season as Gardner Webb's head coach...
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October 02, 2014
Butler head basketball coach Brandon Miller has taken an indefinite medical leave of absence, the school announced Thursday.
“Brandon Miller has requested a leave of absence for medical reasons, which the University has granted,” Butler athletic director Barry Collier said in a statement. “We are not in a position to further elaborate and we ask that everyone respect Brandon’s...
Brandon Miller is taking an indefinite leave of absence from his position as head coach of Butler for medical reasons.
There are no details in regards to Miller's condition.
Miller replaced Brad Stevens as head coach of Butler in 2013.
The school announced that Chris Holtmann, who guided Gardner-Webb to a school-record 21 wins before joining the Bulldogs' staff last season, would...
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NEWARK, NJ – They entered the Prudential Center with a 1-7 conference record. The greater New York-New Jersey area is focused and immersed on Super Bowl activities, and while he may enjoy football, nothing of that order was on the mind of Brandon Miller. The Butler head coach in his initial season, succeeding the ever...
The hottest team in the Big East Conference? That would be Providence.
You won't get any argument from Butler head coach Brandon Miller, not after the Friars posted their fourth straight league win 65-56 Tuesday.
''They are playing very good basketball right now. They're playing together,'' Miller said.
The Friars (14-5, 4-2) were led by their 1-2 punch of Bryce Cotton and fellow...
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January 22, 2014
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Butler continued its winning ways in basketball, jumping into double digit numbers by collecting its tenth win on the season.
From the tip off of the game Saturday, Dec. 28, against the New Jersey Institute of Technology Highlanders, the Butler Bulldogs commanded the lead.
“I liked the way our team played, especially at the beginning,” said...
The first time I met Brandon Miller, he seemed pretty amazed at where life had taken him over the past couple years.
It was late June, two months after Butler's then-head coach, Brad Stevens, had hired Miller as an assistant coach at Miller's alma mater. Miller was plainly thrilled to be sitting in his own office at historic Hinkle Fieldhouse. It was only one year earlier that Miller...