GREAT FALLS — Long time Great Falls basketball coach Larry Lucero has been named the boys' basketball coach at Choteau High School.
Lucero coached the Great Falls High boys to a 162-132 record over 13 years, winning state Class AA titles in 1994 and 1995.
In four years as head girls' basketball coach at C.M. Russell High, his teams posted a 57-29 record and won the 1986 state title. Lucero also served as an assistant coach with the University of Great Falls women's basketball team for six seasons.
The Great Falls Tribune reports Lucero takes over for Bill Durocher, who led Choteau to a 7-14 record last season. Practice begins on Nov. 22.