Scott Ninnis. Picture: Adelaide 36ers Media.

Scott Ninnis has been extended as head coach for another two seasons. (Photo: Adelaide 36ers Media)

The Adelaide 36ers have re-signed interim coach Scott Ninnis for a further two years.

Ninnis was promoted to head coach in early December, following the firing of C.J Bruton. Starting 4-9 under Bruton, Ninnis helped the 36ers to an 8-7 record under his tutelege, a game and percentage outside of the playoffs. 

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The former Sixer is ready to get Adelaide back to the promise land.  

“I’m super excited to be back. 14 years ago I was out of the NBL completely, so to return as coach of the club I love, where I have had a 40-year association, is a dream come true,” he said.

“The last 15 games were something of an audition for me and proved to me that I still have the hunger to compete and win”. 

“For all of us, the hard work starts now.”

Ninnis has been extended until the end of NBL26. 

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