BILLINGS, Mont. -- After three seasons at Montana State University Billings, head men's basketball coach, George Pfeifer, will not be offered a contract July 1, for the 2011-12 season, MSUB Director of Athletics, Dr. Gary Gray, announced Tuesday afternoon.

“We wish Coach Pfeifer well in his future endeavors,” Gray said. “We thank him for his three years of service at Montana State University Billings.”

Pfeifer, who just completed his third season, leaves MSUB with a record of 33-45 overall (.423). His 2010-11 squad finished 8-18 and were 6-11 in the Great Northwest Athletic Conference, earning the eight seed in the conference tournament.

A national search will begin immediately for Pfeifer's replacement.