Former Washington State men’s basketball coach Ken Bone has been hired as an assistant coach at Montana.

Bone was 80-86 in his five seasons at WSU but was fired in March.

“I thought for me and the first time as a head coach, it’s important to have someone on the bench and in the office that had experience with making decisions, and also having a calm mind to weather the storm in big, pressure games,” said new Montana coach Travis DeCuire.

Bone has a record of 361-202 in 19 years as a head coach.

Elsewhere

• Serevi Rugby, a youth-programming partner of USA Rugby, hosts a summer jamboree and exhibition match Sunday at 1 p.m. at Magnuson Park in Seattle.

The free event is open to boys and girls of all ages and includes a touch rugby jamboree, a skills challenge, and the exhibition match by the “Serevi Selects” – a local team made up of world-class players.

Rugby will rejoin the Summer Olympics at the 2016 Rio games for the first time since 1924.

• Washington State University soccer added Gig Harbor native Jazmin Jones. Jones is a defender who has played two seasons at Florida International.

From sports-information reports.