Following up on reports from last night. Coppin State has finally released a statement on Juan Dixon’s status:
Coppin State Head Men’s Basketball Coach Juan Dixon will not return for the 2023-2024 season. Coppin Athletics Director Derek Carter today announced that Dixon is relieved of his duties, effective immediately.
“After fully evaluating the men’s basketball program and performance, we feel a change of leadership is necessary moving forward,” said Carter. “We wish Juan and his family the best for the future. We thank him for his time at Coppin.”
Dixon, the seventh head coach in the history of the Coppin State men’s basketball program, finished his six-year tenure at CSU with a 51-131 overall record.
A national search for a new head coach for Men’s Basketball will begin immediately.