Larry Behm has been named as the Head Coach for Pasco-Hernando State College men’s basketball program. He replaces Coach Micheal Jones, who moved to an administrative position at the College.
Before joining PHSC, he was a successful high school coach for 24 years in Syracuse. His teams won 327 games, including numerous league, New York state sectional and regional championships. In 2009 his team advanced to the New York State Final Four.
At the start of the 2011 spring semester, after serving as an assistant to Athletic Director and Head Basketball Coach Bobby Bowman, he was named interim head coach at PHSC. He held that position until June 2011.
Behm was assistant to Athletic Director and Head Basketball Coach James Johnson for one year and returned for the start of the 2013 season to assist new Head Basketball Coach Mike Jones.
Coach Behm has coached a number of players who went on to Division 1 programs. He has worked at several high profile camps and has been a guest speaker at various clinics in the Northeast.
He is member of the New York State Association of Basketball Coaches Hall of Fame. He is a member of the Basketball Coaches Association of New York and the Florida Association of Basketball Coaches
Coach Behm is a graduate of NMJC and Eastern New Mexico University