UAA BASKETBALL-W BIO
Patrick Flanigin returns to Ryan McCarthy's UAA staff as a volunteer assistant for the third straight year in 2016-17.
In his first two seasons with the Seawolves, the team has combined to go 67-5 and reach the NCAA Div. II National Title Game in 2015-16.
A former star at the University of Wyoming, he also played professionaly in the former Continental Basketball Association for the Anchorage Northern Knights and the Billings Volcanoes.
In addition to basketball, Flanigin is active in the Anchorage community, having served as president of the YMCA and coaching kids in the First Tee gold program.
He and his wife Mary have lived in Anchorage since the last 1970s.