Popovich named 2017-20 USA Basketball Men’s National Team Head Coach

Popovich named 2017-20 USA Basketball Men’s National Team Head Coach

The future leadership for the USA Basketball Men’s National Team was disclosed today when USA Basketball Chairman Jerry Colangelo officially announced that five-time NBA championship and longtime San Antonio Spurs head coach Gregg Popovich has been named head coach of the USA Basketball Men’s National Team for the 2017-20 quadrennium…

Kempton enjoys valuable experience playing overseas

Kempton enjoys valuable experience playing overseas

Coming off a season which saw him win Patriot League Player of the Year honors, Lehigh men’s basketball junior Tim Kempton enjoyed a valuable experience playing in Europe last month as part of a Global Sports Academy Tour. Kempton joined student-athletes from various programs, including Villanova, Saint Joseph’s, St. Bonaventure, Hofstra and more…

Reed adds Trotter and Handelsman to Lehigh staff

Reed adds Trotter and Handelsman to Lehigh staff

Lehigh head men’s basketball coach Brett Reed has announced the addition of Jabari Trotter and Cooper Handelsman to his staff in the roles of Director of Basketball Operations and Video Coordinator. Trotter comes to Lehigh after extensive basketball experience, most recently at Phillips Exeter Academy in New Hampshire. Handelsman graduated from Kenyon College this past spring after serving as the starting point guard and team captain for his squad…

Travis Steele promoted to Associate Head Coach of Xavier

Travis Steele promoted to Associate Head Coach of Xavier

Travis Steele, who has spent the past seven seasons at Xavier University including six as an assistant on the staff of Head Coach Chris Mack, has been promoted to Associate Head Coach. Steele has been a part of six NCAA Tournament teams in his seven years at Xavier, including four teams that reached the Sweet 16…

Johnson named Lehigh Director of Basketball Operations

Vincent Johnson has been named Lehigh men’s basketball’s Director of Operations, as announced by head coach Brett Reed on Wednesday. Johnson replaces Rob Fusaro who recently departed for a similar position at the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. Johnson comes to Lehigh from Pope John XXIII High School in Sparta, New Jersey where he served as assistant coach for two years…