November 28, 2014

Borseth happy to return to Green Bay

Kevin Borseth says he just wasn’t happy at the University of Michigan, which is

Kevin Borseth

why he resigned as head coach of the women’s basketball team to return to UW-Green Bay.

AUDIO: Kevin Borseth wasn’t happy in Ann Arbor :18

Borseth coached the Green Bay Phoenix for nine seasons, from 1998 through 2007 before he left for Michigan.  At the time, Borseth called the Michigan job his dream job.  Now, he’s leaving that dream job to return to Green Bay.  Borseth said he’s glad he kicked the tires in Ann Arbor and he has no regrets.

AUDIO: Borseth said he has no regrets leaving Green Bay 5 years ago :15

Some think Borseth is crazy, leaving a job at a bigger school and a salary twice as big.

AUDIO: What does Borseth tell those that think he’s taking a step back :19

Borseth replaces Matt Bollant who left to take the head coaching job at Illinois.  He was officially introduced as Green Bay’s new coach at a press conference on Thursday afternoon.