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Othella Harrington

Othella Harrington returns to the USA bench after serving as an assistant coach for November 2021 USA World Cup Qualifying Team, and as an assistant coach during all three of the 2020-21 FIBA AmeriCup Qualifying windows where he helped the U.S. to a 6-0 record and a qualifying berth in the 2022 FIBA AmeriCup.


Harrington also served as the team scout for Jeff Van Gundy and the USA World Cup Qualifying teams during their November/December 2018 and February 2019 competition windows, and he helped the USA compile a 3-1 record during his two stints, as well as earn a qualifying berth into the 2019 FIBA World Cup.


He also served four seasons (2011-15) as Georgetown University’s director of basketball operations.


Harrington was a four-year starter at Georgetown from 1992-96 and ranks as Georgetown’s all-time leader in offensive rebounds (393), fifth in all-time scoring with 1,839 points, fifth in career blocked shots with 201 rejections and fourth on the rebound leader list with 983 boards.


Selected 30th overall in the 1996 NBA Draft by the Houston Rockets, he played 12 seasons in the NBA with the Rockets, Vancouver Grizzlies, New York Knicks, Chicago Bulls and Charlotte Bobcats. He played in 709 regular season games and compiled 5,212 points (7.4 ppg.) and 3,130 rebounds (4.4 rpg.).


The power forward was a member of three USA Basketball teams, winning gold at the 1995 World University Games and 1993 FIBA U21 World Championship, while claiming a silver medal at the 1993 FIBA Americas U20 Championship.

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