BERKELEY (CBS/AP) — A University of California, Berkeley assistant basketball coach who resigned following sexual harassment allegations from a reporter has been hired by another Division I team.
The University of Nevada, Reno, said Friday it has hired Yann Hufnagel as assistant coach for the Wolf Pack.READ MORE: East Bay Rep. Jerry McNerney Latest Not To Seek Re-Election To Congress In 2022
Hufnagel resigned from UC Berkeley on Thursday, a day before the results of his appeal of UC Berkeley’s attempt to fire him were to be released.READ MORE: Robbers Shoot 40-Year-Old Man During Incident In San Francisco’s Soma Neighborhood
The allegations against Hufnagel were among many recent high-profile sexual harassment cases at UC Berkeley that have raised questions over top officials’ handling of them. Other cases involved a renowned astronomy professor, a vice chancellor and the law school dean.
Officials are also conducting a review into whether men’s head basketball coach Cuonzo Martin handled the situation correctly.MORE NEWS: Caltrans Predicts Highway 37 To Be Permanently Flooded by Mid-Century; Seeks Solutions For Vital Corridor
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