The Utah Jazz has named Andrae Patterson and Travis Walton as assistant coaches on the Idaho Stampede’s staff. Brady Howe will serve as the head athletic trainer and strength-and-conditioning coach and Hans Steinbrenner as the director of basketball operations.
Patterson most recently spent two seasons as an assistant coach at the University of Texas at Arlington after two years as the school’s director of basketball operations/video coordinator and one as a student assistant.
Walton played from 2011 to 2012 for the Dakota Wizards, Fort Wayne Mad Ants and the Canton Charge.
Howe previously served as head athletic trainer, strength coach and equipment manager for the Utah Flash, now the Delaware 87ers, from 2009 to 2011. He earned a BA in sports medicine and clinical athletic training from Weber State, and an MA in sport performance and strength-and-conditioning from Southern Utah University.
Steinbrenner earned a BA in statistics at the University of Utah while serving for four seasons as student manager for the Utes’ men’s basketball program.