College of Coastal Georgia Men’s Basketball Volunteer Assistant Coach Jared Moore has accepted a position as the assistant coach at Union College in Kentucky.
Coach Moore joined the Coastal Georgia Men’s Basketball program prior to the 2017-2018 season. In his two full seasons assisting the team they posted records of 15-13 and 17-14. This season, they are currently 7-8.
Moore, a native of Jesup came to the Mariners after completing his master’s degree in counseling at Palm Beach Atlantic. He also has a bachelor’s degree from Paine College where he played basketball at the Augusta school.
The Mariners are sad to see coach Moore go, but look forward to his success in the future at Union College.
“I am very happy for my former assistant coach Jared Moore,” said Head Coach Jesse Watkins, “I saw a lot of potential in Coach Moore. He reminded me of the time I wanted to get started in the business and all he needed was a chance. He is a hard worker and has a very good IQ of the game. He is a great communicator and he will flourish in this business. He is very trustworthy and he will be sorely missed in our program. We wish him the best as he continues to offer the same services to Union College in Kentucky.”