Dominic Parker has been added as an assistant men’s basketball coach at Guilford College. HoopDirt.com first mentioned this one back on 10/23 (Daily Dirt).
Parker comes to Guilford after one year as an assistant coach at the University of Maryland Eastern Shore. While at UMES, Parker was responsible for recruiting efforts, scouting, film, and coordinating study halls and academic meetings with student-athletes.
Parker spent the 2017-18 and 2018-19 seasons as an assistant coach at Christopher Newport University. His responsibilities included recruiting, scouting, fundraising, and running team camps. Parker helped the Captains to the Capital Athletic Conference (CAC) regular-season championship both seasons. In 2018-19, the team won the CAC Tournament Championship and advanced to the NCAA Final Four. Parker was named to the 2018 Under Armour 30-Under-30 program while at CNU.
He also brings coaching experience from assistant roles at Shenandoah University and Richard Bland College and as a graduate assistant coach at Virginia State University. In his time at Richard Bland, he helped the team capture the 2015 NJCAA Division II National Championship.
Parker earned both a bachelor’s degree in health, PE, rec, and dance and a master’s degree in sports management from Virginia State University in 2012 and 2013, respectively.