Georgia basketball assistant coach Yasir Rosemond is leaving for a similar job at Alabama.
Rosemond is the first assistant to leave head coach Mark Fox’s staff in the past three years. This news, first reported by UGASports.com, was confirmed by a person with knowledge of the situation.
Rosemond was hired by Fox in May, 2014 from Samford after spending two seasons there. Known for being a strong recruiter, Rosemond helped Georgia land forward Derek Ogbeide and guard Teshaun Hightower.