Assistant coach Hidalgo takes Grad Assistant position at Grand Canyon University

Pima Community College men's basketball assistant coach Dylan Hidalgo accepted a job as a graduate assistant at Grand Canyon University. He helped guide the Aztecs to a Runner-Up finish at the NJCAA Divisiion II National Tournament and two straight NJCAA Region I, Division II titles. Photo by Stephanie Van Latum.
Pima Community College men's basketball assistant coach Dylan Hidalgo accepted a job as a graduate assistant at Grand Canyon University. He helped guide the Aztecs to a Runner-Up finish at the NJCAA Divisiion II National Tournament and two straight NJCAA Region I, Division II titles. Photo by Stephanie Van Latum.

Pima Community College men's basketball assistant coach Dylan Hidalgo is moving on to the NCAA Division I level.

Hidalgo accepted a job as a graduate assistant on the Grand Canyon University men's basketball staff where he will be coaching with former NBA player and current head coach Dan Majerle. He officially starts on Sept. 1

Hidalgo spent the last two seasons with the Aztecs after playing four years at Kansas Wesleyan University. He played high school basketball at Rincon/University High School.

"Nothing but Love and Appreciation for @PeabodyBrian, the players and the Aztec staff and family," Hidalgo said on twitter. "Unbelievable 2 years. A True blessing. Thank you. #AztecTough #LopesRising."

Hidalgo helped guide the Aztecs to a Runner-Up and Elite Eight finishes at the NJCAA Division II National Tournament as well as two straight NJCAA Region I, Division II championships.

The Aztecs produced a two-year record of 53-18 overall and 31-13 in ACCAC conference play.