Sause Joins Averett University Men’s Basketball Staff as Assistant Coach

Averett University men’s basketball head coach David Doino announced the addition of Chris Sause as an assistant coach with the program on Friday.

Sause was a four-year member of the basketball team at N.C. Wesleyan College, where he was a team captain for three years. Additionally, he was a two-time recipient of the Moe Bauer Sportsmanship Award in both his junior and senior year.

Sause has worked a total of 16 camps as a staff member from 2016-19 during the summers. He also worked as a scout and social media reporter for the Phenom Hoop Report for a over a year. While at N.C. Wesleyan, he was an intern and administrative assistant for the basketball team from his freshman to senior year.

A native of Durham, North Carolina, Sause graduated from N.C. Wesleyan in 2019 with a bachelor’s degree in business administration and organizational administration. He is pursuing his master of business administration from Averett.