Honolulu (HawaiiNewsNow) - Warriors Interim Head Coach Rich Miano will not be retained by Norm Chow. Miano confirmed the decision to Hawaii News Now, saying that he and Chow had a conversation in which Chow—a longtime friend to Miano---told him of the decision.
Miano told Hawaii News Now that he understands why the decision was made, and that he harbors no ill will towards the new head coach, simply put "it's part of the business" he said.
Miano also said he doesn't have any concrete plans as of yet, but will take time to relax and spend time with his family before making any decisions about his professional future.
As a former Rainbow Warrior with extensive relationships within the community, in NCAA football and in the NFL, Miano has plenty of options. However, he has, in the past expressed a desire to remain in Hawaii.