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REPORTED: Jonathan Wallace Hired by NBA Team

Western Conference gets a good one...

Georgetown v Marquette Photo by Jonathan Daniel/Getty Images

According to a Denver Nuggets beat writer, Georgetown Hoyas “Special Assistant to the Head Coach/Head Manager” Jonathan Wallace is indeed leaving for a role with a western conference team.

He had been rumored to be heading to the NBA in July, per The Athletic’s Ben Standig:

Wallace, a former Hoyas standout that has been a member of Georgetown’s coaching staff since 2016-17, is currently listed on as the Special Assistant to the Head Coach/Head Manager on Patrick Ewing’s bench.

As recently as late August, Wallace was seen on the bench in the Bahamas and in clips of defensive drills in practice on campus:

Georgetown’s three assistant coaches remain Louis Orr, Robert Kirby and Akbar Waheed.

In other GU Hoops Alumni NBA news, the Sixers also the role for Roy Hibbert (Player Development Specialist) and a promotion for Ruben Boumtje Boumtje (Assistant General Manager of the Delaware Blue Coats).

Good luck and HOYA SAXA!