2019 coaching carousel

April 19, 2019 Richardson retires at Otterbein A series of moves in the Otterbein athletics department included Connie Richardson stepping down from her head coaching position after 28 seasons.Her assistant Diana Noles will take over the program.

April 18, 2019 St. Norbert selects D1 assistant Making its first women's basketball coaching hire in more than four decades, St. Norbert College selected UW-Green Bay assistant coach Amanda Leonhard-Perry to lead its program.

April 13, 2019 Catholic chooses Kelly to lead program Aaron Kelly, who coached at nearby Division I George Mason under former Williams coach Dave Paulsen, will be the next head coach at his alma mater, replacing Steve Howes who resigned.

April 11, 2019 Blackburn promotes young alum Austin Kirby, a 2017 graduate of Blackburn, will be coaching his former teammates in October of 2019 after Steve Kollar left for Concordia-Chicago.

April 11, 2019 Former Schreiner coach hired at Iowa Wesleyan Temaine Wright, who coached at Schreiner for five seasons, will be the next women's basketball head coach for the Tigers, replacing Jack Bruns who went 9-38 in two seasons.

April 11, 2019 Vraney resigns Beloit men's basketball post Brian Vraney has resigned from his post after 12 seasons as the head coach of the Buccaneer men's basketball program. Beloit was 8-17 this past season.

April 9, 2019 North Central gets coach from UMAC foe The Rams found a Minnesota native and former 26-year-old college basketball head coach to take over their program.

April 9, 2019 Airy to lead Aurora men’s basketball program Aurora today announced the hiring of Matt Airy, a Division III assistant coach, as head coach of the Spartans men's basketball program.

April 7, 2019 Alvernia coach out after four seasons Sheila Mahony came to Alvernia as a head coach four years ago and left 17 wins later.

April 4, 2019 Kimbrough returns to the ODAC Hampden-Sydney needed a new men's basketball coach and went with someone slightly less on the inside, as the Tigers will now be coached by Guilford alumnus Caleb Kimbrough. He was most recently men's basketball coach at Huntingdon.

April 3, 2019 Promotions lead to changes at E&H Emory & Henry women's basketball coach Anne Crutchfield was named the school's permanent Athletic Director, so Jaclyn Dickens will be the Wasps' new head coach.

April 2, 2019 Geneva grabs Grinder as next coach The Golden Tornadoes hired Michael Grinder as their next head women's basketball coach. Grinder comes from Pitt-Titusville where he coached men's and women's basketball teams last season.

April 2, 2019 Knox hires Green Mountain coach Knox named Ben Davis as its new head men's basketball coach. Davis spent last season as the head coach at former Division III member Green Mountain College, which is closing at the end of the semester.

March 29, 2019 Hargraves changes MIAA address After eight seasons as Alma's head coach, Sam Hargraves will take over another MIAA program. He was named the new head coach at Olivet College.

March 28, 2019 Olivet drops interim tag from women's head coach Brittany Berry took over the head women's basketball coaching role at Olivet in early January on an interim basis, and will stay on for 2019-20.

March 28, 2019 Kollar named CUC men's basketball coach Steve Kollar has been appointed the 21st head coach in Concordia University Chicago men's basketball history. Kollar comes to Concordia Chicago following a four year stint as head coach at Blackburn University.

March 27, 2019 George Fox coach jumps to D-I Michael Meek has become the fifth Division III women's basketball head coach to jump directly to a Division I head coaching job in a little more than 24 months, as the George Fox coach will make a short trip to the University of Portland.

March 26, 2019 One Moore season at Wooster Steve Moore announced that the 2019-20 season will be his last as the head of the Fighting Scots men's basketball program before he turns over the reins to associate head coach Doug Cline. Press release courtesy of Wooster athletics.

March 25, 2019 Winters is coming to Otterbein Andy Winters is staying in the Columbus area and the OAC for his next job. Otterbein named the Capital University men's assistant as its next head coach.

March 19, 2019 Howes resigns at Catholic Catholic University announced Steve Howes' resignation as the head coach of the Cardinals' men's basketball program. Howes went 278-138 over 15 seasons with four conference titles.

March 16, 2019 Calver takes over Crusaders' program The University of Dallas named Hendrix assistant coach Bri Calver as its new head women's basketball coach.

March 14, 2019 Jenkins steps down at Oberlin Kerry Jenkins, who led the Oberlin women's basketball program to new heights, has decided to step down from his postion with the Yeowomen.

March 6, 2019 Robinson resigns as Aurora men's coach After three seasons as head coach of Aurora and two NCAA Tournament bids, Lance Robinson has resigned to pursue other opportunities.

February 28, 2019 Vande Streek announces his retirement Kevin Vande Streek, head coach of the Calvin mwne's basketball team for the past 23 years, has retired. He won 435 games and two Division III national championships at the helm of the Knights.

February 26, 2019 Willson stepping down from E&H job David Willson, who helped lead the Emory & Henry men's basketball program to their first Old Dominion Athletic Conference championship in 2018, is leaving his position to assume the same role at Memphis University school.

February 25, 2019 Rockford moves men's assistant over Taylor Stinson, a former Rockford men's basketball player and a four-year assistant men's basketball coach, has been tabbed to take over a women's basketball program which has won 27% of its games over the past 11 seasons.

February 19, 2019 Eastern coach to focus on AD role Eastern athletic director Eric McNelley will be stepping away from his role as Head men's basketball coach to focus on the overall needs of athletics. Associate head coach Dan Pruessner will assume leadership of the men's basketball program.

February 19, 2019 Walden resigns as coach at alma mater Kevin Walden, a Knox alumnus, led the Prairie Fire out of the Midwest Conference basement, if only temporarily. The team was 1-24 this past season.

February 18, 2019 Vick out at Hampden-Sydney Dee Vick, an alumnus and former assistant coach at Hampden-Sydney, is done after 11 seasons as the school's head basketball coach. The Tigers finished the season 4-19.

January 14, 2019 Winkelman out; Calvin cites lack of fit Chuck Winkelman, who has coached the Calvin women's basketball team since the fall of 2016, is out with nine games to on the conference slate as the school mentions the lack of fit with the program.

January 6, 2019 Tilley to retire from St. Norbert Connie Tilley has announced that her 42nd season at the helm of the St. Norbert women's basketball team will be her last. She has won more than 1,000 games as a Green Knights coach in basketball, softball and volleyball.

January 5, 2019 Phillips announces retirement from Clark Paul Phillips' second stint as Clark men's basketball coach lasted more than a decade, but this time around, it's a retirement rather than a resignation.

February 16, 2018 2018 coaching carousel Division III basketball coaching changes following the 2017-18 season, from retirements announced midseason to offseason moves.

February 24, 2017 2017 coaching carousel Division III basketball coaching changes headed into the 2017-18 season, from retirements announced midseason to offseason moves.

February 22, 2016 2016 coaching carousel Check out the coaching changes leading into the 2016-17 Division III basketball season

April 1, 2015 2015 coaching carousel Check out the coaching changes leading into the 2014-15 Division III basketball season.

April 1, 2014 2014 coaching carousel Follow all of the head coaching changes leading into the 2014-15 Division III basketball season.

November 1, 2013 2013 coaching carousel Check out the coaching changes leading into the 2013-14 season.

November 1, 2012 2012-13 coaching carousel Check out the coaching changes leading into the 2012-13 season.

February 18, 2011 2011-12 coaching carousel Check out the coaching changes leading into the 2011-12 season.