July 27, 2013- Basketball Coaching News from CA, FL, IA, IL, IN KS, KY, LA, MA, MD, NJ, NM, WA, WI, & WV

  1. CSUN basketball coach search down to 5 candidates, including 2 (CA) Daily Breeze. “Cal State Northridge’s search for a new basketball coach is down to five candidates according to sources: Los Angeles D-Fenders coach Reggie Theus; UCLA …”
  2. McCaffery picks Ball State coach for Iowa position (IA) Quad City Times. “Billy Taylor, the head men’s basketball coach at Ball State for the past six years, has been named the new director of basketball operations at Iowa. Taylor was 
  3. McCaffery hires familiar face as director of basketball operations (IA) DesMoinesRegister.com. “When it came to filling the one vacancy on his staff, Iowa basketball coach Fran three finalists for the head coaching job at North Carolina-Asheville this spring.”
  4. Iowa makes basketball hire official (IA) The Gazette: Eastern Iowa Breaking News and Headlines. “University of Iowa head men’s basketball coach Fran McCaffery announced today that Billy Taylor will join the staff as the program’s director of basketball …”
  5. Ananias, service academies, coach Cook and Mary O (WV) Charleston Gazette. “I have written before about the fact that the head men’s basketball coach at Army, Zach Spiker, is a state native and a Morgantown High graduate. Well, our state …”
  6. Guyton named coach of year (IL) Peoria Journal Star. ““A.J. did a phenomenal job coaching this year,” Flex president/CEO Scott We have proven, by focusing on the basics of basketball, you will improve as an 
  7. Wethersfield to hire ex-Williamsfield player (IL) Galesburg Register-Mail. “ tabbed as the new varsity girls basketball coach at Wethersfield High School. teaching hire was approved in the spring, then the girls varsity basketball job …”
  8. Lincoln-Dallas coach Leonard Bishop, coach of Chris Bosh and Le MaxPreps (blog). “Leonard Bishop retired this week following a distinguished 40-year career as a basketball coach, it was announced Friday by the Dallas Morning News.”
  9. Saint’s Graham not bothered by lack of extension (LA) Knoe.com. “McNeese State women’s basketball coach Brooks Donald Williams has added former Tulane standout Tyria Snow to her staff as an assistant coach. McNeese …”
  10. Bridgewater State men’s basketball team bound for Cape Verde (MA) Enterprise News.” Also going is Bears women’s basketball coach Bridgett Casey, who may bring her team to Cape Verde in the future. The exhibition games are Aug. 2 and 5 …”
  11. Funeral arrangements set for Scott Blank (KY) WKYT. “Their basketball coach called them people he wanted to lead. “Just the kind of kids as a coach you hope that you get to coach and the kind of kids that you know …”
  12. Sports briefs: Bill Self ProCamp dates set (KS) Topeka Capital Journal. “Kansas basketball coach Bill Self has announced his inaugural Academy Sports + Outdoors Bill Self Basketball ProCamp will be Aug. 17-18 at Allen Fieldhouse.
  13. Lowe named Director of Operations for Women’s Hoops (TN) GoBlueRaiders.com. “He also spent time as substitute teacher at Douglas County Schools (GA) and served as a youth basketball coach. Additionally, Lowe served as PA announcer …”
  14. South Whidbey basketball coach’s passing mourned (WA) South Whidbey Record. “South Whidbey basketball coach’s passing mourned a father of three, a husband and longtime South Whidbey basketball coach died early Thursday morning.
  15. Report: Karviar Shepherd cleared (TX) ESPN (blog). “He and Mickey both followed basketball coach Ray Forsett from Grace Prep to Prime Prep before last season and were informed there would be no issues with …”
  16. High school basketball: Sturgeon Bay gets blast from the past (WI) Green Bay Press Gazette. “I love coaching and basketball is my passion, but I wouldn’t be able to do it without help because of my primary job. (Benesh) and I have worked for many years …”
  17. WKU regents approve raises for Harper, Heard (KY) Bowling Green Daily News. “The Western Kentucky University Board of Regents on Friday approved salary increases for men’s basketball coach Ray Harper and women’s basketball coach …”
    Former Louisville women’s basketball player Monique Reid hired as (KY) The Courier-Journal. “
    Reid, who recently finished her playing career at the University of Louisville, was named Friday as the girls’ basketball coach at Fern Creek. Reid, 23, averaged …”
  18. Delta grad Neal Young focused on coaching while fighting cancer (IN) Muncie Star Press. “Goshen College men’s basketball coach Neal Young (a Delta graduate) doesn’t plan on missing a game despite illness. / Photo courtesy of Goshen College …”
  19. College basketball: Steve Sauers leaves Seton Hall for UC-Riverside (NJ) NorthJersey.com. “The Seton Hall men’s basketball team lost a third member of its staff this off-season coach Dan McHale left for a similar job with the University of Minnesota.”
  20. Familiar faces tacke MC/M basketball jobs (SD) Daily Republic. “Prior to the schools co-oping, the Parkston High School graduate spent one season as the head boys’ basketball coach at Montrose. Heisinger takes over for Bill …”
  21. Quanitra Hollingsworth’s basketball odyssey brings her back to DC (DC) Washington Post. “ her maturity level didn’t come across as that of a 15-year old,” said former VCU women’s basketball coach Beth Cunningham, now an assistant at Notre Dame.”
  22. Felix looks to win and have fun at Freeport (FL) Walton Sun. “After more than 30 years as assistant basketball coach at Troy University, David Felix is ready to take on the challenge as head coach of the Freeport Bulldogs.”
  23. KWC assistant Hemmingsen leaving for D-III job (KY) messenger-inquirer. “Kentucky Wesleyan men’s basketball assistant coach Grant Hemmingsen out looking for a new job but Concordia head coach Rich Glas pursued him and …”
  24. Matt Pait was named Jeff boys’ varsity basketball coach on Tuesday. (IN) Evening News and Tribune. “Matt Pait was named Jeff boys’ varsity basketball coach on Tuesday. and girls’ basketball coach Matt Pait was named the to one of the most prestigious jobs in …”
  25. Cathedral City baseball coach Earl Smith among new hires by Palm The Desert Sun. “Zink was the Indians’ basketball coach who was promoted to AD and vice principal. He made the news of his first two hires official before the school heads into …”
  26. Women’s Basketball: Sykesville native moves up coaching ladder (MD) Carroll County Times. “David Saur. David Saur, a Sykesville native, was hired by Division I Stetson University as an assistant women’s basketball coach and recruiting coordinator.”
  27. Española Valley hearing hire for girls basketball coach (NM) Santa Fe New Mexican.com “Española Valley hearing hire for girls basketball coach.”
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