- Associated Press - Wednesday, July 9, 2014

SIOUX FALLS, S.D. (AP) - Sioux Falls Skyforce head coach Pat Delany is moving on to the NBA.

Charlotte Hornets General Manager Rich Cho announced Wednesday that the team has added Delany as an assistant coach under head coach Steve Clifford.

Delany spent last season as head coach of the Skyforce, the NBA Development League affiliate of the Miami Heat. He led the team to a 31-19 record.

Before coming to the Skyforce, Delany served as the Heat’s advance scout for six seasons from 2007-13. He was Miami’s video coordinator for four seasons from 2003-07 following one season as a video intern.