Doug Overton named Armor head coach

The Springfield Armor have named Doug Overton as their franchise's head coach, Nets GM of minor league operations Milton Lee announced Tuesday.

Overton joins the Armor after spending five years (2008-13) on the Nets' staff as an assistant coach and player development coach.

Overton played 11 seasons in the NBA and had three stints with the Nets (1998-99, 2000-01 and 2003-04).