Wisconsin Herd name Chaisson Allen as head coach


OSHKOSH, Wis (WFRV) – The Wisconsin Herd,the NBA G League affiliate of the Milwaukee Bucks, have named a new head coach.

Chaisson Alle is the third head coach in team history and returns to the Herd after serving as an assistant coach during the 2019-20 season. During the 2020-21 season, Allen was an assistant coach with the G League’s Long Island Nets.

The Herd did not participate in the shortened 2020-21 G League season due to COVID-19.

He replaces Chase Buford, who was head coach for the 2019-20 season where the Herd finished with a league best 33-10 record before the season was suspended because of the COVID-19 pandemic. In June, Buford was named head coach of the Sydney Kings of the National Basketball League in Australia.

The Herd have also named Tony Bollier as general manager and Arte Culver as Assistant General Manager.

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