Salt Lake Community College has officially announced the appointment of Norm Parrish as the new SLCC men's head basketball coach.

Parrish has served the last two years as the assistant coach for the Bruins. He began his coaching career at Nampa High School in Idaho as a varsity assistant, followed by an assistant coaching position at Northwest Nazarene College in Nampa.Parrish was also a graduate assistant under Lynn Archibald at the University of Utah.

Parrish replaces Jeff Menday, who resigned after leading the Bruins to a second-place finish in the Region 18 tournament.

"This is a great opportunity that I've been preparing myself for since I began coaching," Parrish said.