Louisville associate head coach Kevin Keatts has reached an agreement to become the next head coach at UNC-Wilmington, a source told CBSSports.com on Thursday morning.

A formal announcement is expected soon.

Keatts is in his third season on Rick Pitino's staff and has helped the Cardinals recruit well enough to make their third consecutive Sweet 16. He previously worked at Hargrave Military Academy, where he won two national prep school championships