HATTIESBURG, MS (WDAM) - Sadler comes to Southern Miss after spending the 2013-2014 as an assistant coach at Iowa State. Sadler helped lead the Cyclones to 28-8 record and an appearance in the Sweet 16 of the NCAA Tournament.
The Arkansas native has eight years of experience as a head coach at the Division I level. Sadler was the head coach at the University of Texas-El Paso from 2004-2006 prior to coaching the University of Nebraska from 2006-2012.
"My family and I are very excited to be joining the Southern Miss family. I look forward to being a part of the unbelievable tradition of the Golden Eagle basketball program and building on the great foundation already in place," Sadler said.
Sadler takes over a Golden Eagle basketball team that finished the 2013-2014 season with a 29-7 overall record and an appearance in the National Invitation Tournament quartfinals.