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Regional Digest: Strength And Conditioning Coach Carlos Daniel Leaves UConn

Daniel Leaves UConn

Carlos Daniel, who joined the UConn men's basketball staff as strength and conditioning coach last spring, has left to become assistant strength and conditioning coordinator with the NBA's Denver Nuggets, according to multiple sources. Daniel, 41, who brought varied experience to the job — and was a power forward at Washington State — was at UConn throughout the summer after replacing Travis Illian. He worked extensively with players working their way back from injuries. Daniel is from Colorado. UConn has not yet named a replacement. ... Former Norwich Free Academy and UConn guard R.J. Evans has been named an acting assistant coach at Louisville as the...