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Assistant Hired at High Point

Damon Stephenson has been hired as an assistant at High Point University. Stephenson comes to High Point after serving as the Director of US Operations for Basketball NSW/Horizons Sporting Events, he was also the Director of Australian Marketing and was also the head coach of the North Sydney U-18 D1 men’s team. Prior to this,

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DIII CalTech Names Head Coach

After and exhaustive national search with over 120 applicants, Caltech got their man in MIT’s associate head coach, Oliver Eslinger who has spent that past six years as the top assistant men’s basketball coach at MIT. He takes over at a school that has more Nobel Prize winners than men’s basketball victories: the Beavers were

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Boston University Staff Changes

Boston University has promoted Will Seward from Director of Basketball Operations to Assistant Coach. He replaces Lamar Reddick who became the Director of Athletics and Boy’s Basketball Coach at Milton (MA) Academy. Thomas Joyce was hired to replace Seward as the DOB. Joyce was most recently as assistant at DII St. Anselm College (NH).

Towson University Promotes within

Jon Korellis, who began his association with Towson men’s basketball last year as administrative assistant and video coordinator, has been named the program’s Coordinator of Operations, head coach Pat Kennedy announced. Steve Lappas, former head coach at Manhattan, Villanova and Massachusetts who is now a college basketball analyst for College Sports Television Network (CSTV) is

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Duke/ UNC Coaching Clinic

The rivalry countinues, both clinics will be held on November 1st. Duke http://www.goduke.com//pdf7/139360.pdf… UNC http://tarheelblue.cstv.com/sports/m-baskbl/spec-rel/081808a…

Campbell University adds Assistant

Michael Slonaker has been named assistant men’s basketball coach at Campbell University, head coach Robbie Laing announced. The son of former Mercer University head coach Mark Slonaker, he replaces Lorenzo Watkins, who accepted a position at South Carolina State University. A 2007 Mercer graduate, Slonaker served as assistant coach in 2007-08 at Shorter College, which

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DII Washburn assistant coach steps down

Washburn assistant coach and two-time All-American Ewan Auguste is stepping down from his post to take a job outside of coaching, head coach Bob Chipman announced Friday. Auguste coached under Chipman for five years after playing for four years with the Ichabods.

DII Hirings 9/14

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville has hired Kevin Giese, who was a full-time assistant for Southern Illinois University Edwardsville during the 2003-2004 season, has rejoined the staff as an assistant coach, according to head coach Lennox Forrester. http://www.siue.edu/ATHLETIC/MBB/20082009/0904.html… The University of Southern Indiana announced the addition of Brandon Fisher to Head Coach Rick Herdes’ men’s basketball

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