Originally published Wednesday, March 25, 2020 at 05:45p.m.

FLAGSTAFF — After leading the Northern Arizona men’s basketball team to 16 wins – the program’s most in five years – Shane Burcar was announced as the 26th head coach in program history on Wednesday in an announcement by Vice President for Intercollegiate Athletics Mike Marlow.

Burcar served as NAU’s interim head coach during the 2019-20 season and immediately led the Lumberjacks to their best campaign since 2014-15...