Owens spent the past nine seasons on staff at Purdue University, three as an assistant coach and the last six years as its associate head coach. Since his arrival, the Boilermakers have recorded 209 wins (23.2 per year), including 27 during the 2016-17 season, helping Purdue win a Big Ten Regular Season Championship.
“I’m extremely excited about becoming the head men’s basketball coach at Miami University,” said Owens. “I would like to thank President Greg Crawford and Athletic Director David Sayler for this opportunity, and I look forward to not only rebuilding this championship program, but also making this program one that all Miami alumni can be proud of.”
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