Sean Miller was promoted to the position of head coach for Xavier's basketball team. He replaces Thad Matta who accepted a position with Ohio State on Wednesday.
Miller has been the associate head coach at Xavier, assisting Matta since 2001.
He has coached a total of 12 seasons of college basketball.
Miller spent five years as the assistant coach to Herb Sendek at North Carolina State before coming to Xavier. He has also served as an assistant coach at Miami of Ohio, Wisconsin and Pittsburgh.