Peach Belt

Aquino promoted to Head Coach at Georgia College

Georgia College Director of Athletics Wendell Staton announced the promotion of Ryan Aquino to head coach of Bobcat Men’s Basketball Tuesday. Aquino is the eighth head coach in GC Men’s Basketball history, and the first Bobcat alum to take the reins of GC’s Men’s Basketball program. “I am thrilled that Ryan Aquino will be leading our Men’s Basketball program,”

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UNC Pembroke MBB staff update

UNC Pembroke men’s basketball head coach Drew Richards announced a pair of staff changes on Tuesday morning with the promotion of Dory Hines, as well as the addition of Corey Hendren. Hines will enter his third season alongside Richards after serving on UNCP’s staff during the abbreviated 2020-21 season, as well as during Lander’s run to

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Freeman tabbed as Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach at Lander

Willie Freeman, previously of Western Carolina, has been named a Lander University men’s basketball assistant coach, announced by head coach Omar Wattad. Freeman spent the past six seasons assisting the men’s and women’s basketball programs at Western Carolina. He joined the men’s basketball program as director of basketball operations in 2013-14 before becoming an assistant

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D2 DIRT: Clayton State opens

I can confirm that Jimmy Link is no longer the head men’s basketball coach at D2 Clayton State University (GA). Link had served as the head coach at the school for the past five seasons where he compiled a 71-70 (.504) mark. He was named as the Peach Belt Conference Coach of the Year for

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Richards named Head Basketball Coach at UNC Pembroke

Having already served five seasons as an associate head coach during a record-breaking era for the Braves from 2014-19, Drew Richards was announced as the 16th head coach in the 80-year history of the men’s basketball program at UNC Pembroke on Friday. Richards returns to Pembroke following a 2019-20 campaign that saw him lead Lander

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