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Crawford accepts job on UNI bench

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CEDAR FALLS (KWWL) -- Former UNI basketball stand-out Erik Crawford has accepted an offer to join the Panther coaching staff.  Crawford's been hires by head coach Ben Jacobson to take over the position vacated by Kyle Green.  Green recently left UNI to become the head coach at the University of Wisconsin-Eau Claire.

Crawford, an Oakdale, Minnesota native, played at UNI from 2003-2006 and helped lead the Panthers to 3 consecutive NCAA appearances.

He had recently worked on Greg McDermott's staffs at both Iowa State and Creighton.

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