Finlandia hires new basketball coach

FinlandiaFinlandia University announced the hiring of Terry Klemett as the new women’s basketball coach. Klemett comes to Finlandia after three years as an assistant men’s basketball coach under Kevin Luke at Michigan Tech University.

As a member of the Huskies coaching staff, Klemett helped the Huskies to two GLIAC North Division Conference titles, and a Sweet 16 birth NCAA National Tournament in 2013.

Klemett played basketball at Painesdale Jeffers High School and at Gogebic Community College. He then went on to play basketball professionally in Finland and in Mexico for nine years.