UAM hires Tolin as men’s basketball coach

MONTICELLO — Longtime Oklahoma Baptist assistant Kyle Tolin has been named head coach of the Arkansas-Monticello men’s basketball team, UAM announced Tuesday morning.

Tolin replaces Allen Sharpe, the school’s fifth-winningest head coach who left late last month for the same position at West Alabama. Under Sharpe, the Boll Weevils recorded four straight winning seasons for the first time in school history.

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