Harrington back at G'town as assistant

Harrington back at G'town as assistant

Published May. 17, 2011 1:00 a.m. ET

Othella Harrington is returning to Georgetown as an assistant coach.

The Hoyas announced Tuesday that Harrington has joined the staff of coach John Thompson III.

Harrington was a four-year starter at Georgetown from 1992-96. He is the Hoyas' all-time leader in offensive rebounds and is fifth on the school's all-time scoring list.

Harrington also played 12 seasons in the NBA with the Houston Rockets, Vancouver Grizzlies, New York Knicks, Chicago Bulls and Charlotte Bobcats.