He was a vital part of the Alcorn coaching staff that established a dynasty from 1991 to 2001,” said director of athletics Derek Horne. Additional major personnel are: For anybody who is thinking about becoming a part of the Alcorn State University Women's Soccer program these are the individuals you must contact. The official Roster for the Alcorn State University Braves. In 2017-18, with the expectations at a program all-time high, Murray guided the Lady Tiger program to a 19-win season as Grambling State went 19-14 overall and 13-5 in SWAC play. Robinson is the head coach of the men’s team, and Pruitt was head coach of Alcorn’s women’s team for the past five seasons. – Having experienced success first-hand at Alcorn State University, Nathaniel Kilbert was named head women’s basketball coach, announced Tuesday. Here is where every D1 HBCU basketball team stands in the... ‘We’ve got players, too’: Dawson Odums not here to praise Deion... Deion Sanders writes letter to President Trump in support of Lil... Why hasnt this man been hired as a HC yet? — Having experienced success firsthand at Alcorn State University, Nathaniel Kilbert was named head women’s basketball coach, announced Tuesday. He is a great mentor and I only have good things to say about him,” said Nickie Tatum, who lettered at Alcorn from 1992-95 and was a two-time All-Conference First-Team selection. Things are a bit different 10 months later in the Lee E. Williams Athletic and Assembly Center, where the Jackson State women's basketball team defeated Alcorn State 66-31 on Saturday. LORMAN – Alcorn State University will be taking its men’s and women’s basketball programs in new directions after announcing on Monday that the … Academically, Kilbert’s 2010-11 squad won the SWAC women’s basketball highest Team GPA award. LORMAN — Alcorn State is digging into its past to try and send its women’s basketball program toward a brighter future. Kilbert has 18 years of head coaching experience in the SWAC. This site uses Akismet to reduce spam. The move marks a return to Alcorn where he was an assistant coach for the Braves from 1991 to 2001, helping the […] © 2021 RASHAD INTERACTIVE, LLC - ALL RIGHTS RESERVED. – Having experienced success first-hand at Alcorn State University, Nate Kilbert was named head women's basketball coach, announced Tuesday. The university, in a news release Thursday, said Landon Bussie has been named as the team's head coach. Kilbert, who previously served as Arkansas-Pine Bluff’s head coach, was announced as the Braves new head coach Tuesday. Story Links MEMPHIS, Tenn. – After a win in its lone exhibition game, the University of Memphis women's basketball team begins its 2019-20 regular season on Tuesday, facing Alcorn State at 5 p.m. in the Elma Roane Fieldhouse. LORMAN, Miss. – Having experienced success first-hand at Alcorn State University, Nathaniel Kilbert was named head women’s basketball coach, announced Tuesday. This is the best news that Alcorn women’s basketball has had in a long time. I’m eager to get back into the Whitney Complex and cheer-on the Lady Braves, and will be just as excited when each of them crosses the stage during their commencement ceremony,” said Dr. Felecia M. Nave, University President. You have entered an incorrect email address! (adsbygoogle = window.adsbygoogle || []).push({}); He coached the Delta Devilettes to the SWAC regular-season title in 2011-12 and made an appearance in the NIT. Kilbert served as assistant coach at Alcorn from 1991-2001. Kilbert served as assistant coach at Alcorn from 1991-2001. “I’m proud to announce Nate Kilbert to the Lady Brave faithful. The point guard led the team to the 1986 SWAC Championship and went on to play in the NCAA Tournament. Serving as an assistant coach, he was a part of a Panthers squad that won back-to-back SWAC regular season titles in 2018-19 and 2019-20. Bringing you HBCU Sports like you've never seen it before. Academically, Kilbert’s 2010-11 squad won the SWAC women’s basketball highest Team GPA award. Behind the basket. LORMAN, Miss. During that span, the Lady Braves won nine titles including six regular season championships and three SWAC Tournaments. LORMAN, Miss. In between coaching Jackson State, recording podcasts and shooting commercials, Deion Sanders helped get... For the second time in less than a month, Deion Sanders and Jackson State... Howard basketball got lots of ink for acquiring talented players in 2020. — Having experienced success firsthand at Alcorn State University, Nathaniel Kilbert was named head women’s basketball coach, announced Tuesday. During that span, the Lady Braves won nine titles including six regular season championships and three SWAC Tournaments. This week Alcorn State’s strenuous look for a new head women’s basketball coach came to end. Hopefully, a lot of fans, students, and old teammates will come back and fill the stands for games like it was when we were playing.”. Story Links LORMAN, Miss. The official Women's Basketball page for the Alcorn State University Braves The Alcorn State Braves will not renew the contracts of men's basketball head coach Montez Robinson and women's basketball head coach Courtney Pruitt. The return of Lady Braves basketball to their glory days begins right here and right now. In the pressbox. Robinson went on to become the head women’s basketball coach at Mississippi Valley State for four seasons from 2012-16. – Having won conference titles in the SWAC as an assistant coach, Landon Bussie was announced as the head men’s basketball coach at Alcorn State University on Thursday. On the field. He earned his master’s in secondary education, health and physical education from Alcorn in 1989. Kilbert went on to become head women’s basketball coach at Arkansas-Pine Bluff from 2012-19 where he became the winningest coach in program history. LORMAN, Miss. Freddie Murray is entering his sixth year on the coaching staff for the Grambling State University women’s basketball program and his fourth year at the helm as head coach. Alcorn State University will part ways with Montez Robinson and Courtney Pruitt after five seasons of their coaching basketball. “Having him back at Alcorn is going to bring a lot of people back together to support the program. Learn how your comment data is processed. Having won conference titles in the SWAC as an assistant coach, Landon Bussie was announced as the head men’s basketball coach at Alcorn State University on Thursday. We know that winning is important, but we also know that student-athletes should leave here proud and prepared to succeed. LORMAN, Miss.  “What an awesome opportunity this is to be able to return to Alcorn State University where I not only earned my master’s degree but also helped the Lady Braves establish themselves as a powerhouse in the SWAC,” Kilbert said. - Having won conference titles in the SWAC as an assistant coach, Landon Bussie was announced as the head men’s basketball coach at Alcorn State University on Thursday. FROM Alcorn State Athletics:LORMAN, Miss. Alcorn State chooses Bussie as new head coach. “We’re excited to tipoff the decade by hiring a women’s basketball coach with a proven track record of winning conference championships and graduating students. Kilbert has 18 years of head coaching experience in the SWAC. A native of Sallis, Mississippi, Kilbert was inducted into the MVSU Sports Hall of Fame in 2009. Save my name, email, and website in this browser for the next time I comment. Subscribe now. Adams is a former Brandon High School standout, where he averaged 18.0 points, 14.0 rebounds and 4.0 blocks his senior year to cap off an outstanding high school career. LORMAN, Miss. Alcorn 2018-19 Report Card; Alcorn 2017-18 Report Card; Alcorn 2016-17 Report Card; Alcorn 2015-16 Report Card; Alcorn 2014-15 Report Card; Alcorn 2013-14 Report Card (opens in new window/tab) Alcorn 2012-13 Report Card; Alcorn 2011-12 Report Card; Alcorn 2010-11 Report Card In his first season in 2012-13, he coached the Delta Devilettes to a 17-15 mark and an appearance in the finals of the 2013 SWAC Championships, falling in … Coach Kilbert is making a homecoming — we couldn’t be more excited to have a leader with his experience, championship rings and a reputation for academic success. “Beginning with success in the classroom and doing something I’ve always done — recruiting students who are equipped with skills to matriculate success in their academic fields, and who will all leave the University with their degree in-hand. Bussie has spent the last six seasons at Prairie View A&M. In addition to his assistant coaching duties at Alcorn in basketball, Kilbert was also the head volleyball coach from 1994-2000. The announcement came from Athletic Director Derek Horne as he announced Courtney G. Pruitt as the next head coach of Lady Braves Basketball. LORMAN, Miss. The official Women's Basketball Coach List for the Grambling State University Tigers Having experienced success first-hand at Alcorn State University, Nathaniel Kilbert was named head women’s basketball coach, announced Tuesday. Copyright © HBCU Gameday 2012-2019 – The Rebels could not miss, recording the second-best shooting percentage in Ole Miss women's basketball history en route to a thorough 104-48 victory over Alcorn State at The Pavilion on Tuesday night, the 35th 100-point game in program records. After returning to the court from a 15-day layoff with an 88-55 win over Alcorn State on Sunday, the University of Houston remained No. “We fully recognize and appreciate the commitment they made to Alcorn. Kilbert served as assistant coach at Alcorn from 1991-2001. We’ve had some good days, but the best is yet to come.”. Tyler Adams returned to his home state of Mississippi to serve as an assistant men’s basketball coach at Alcorn State University, announced by head coach Landon Bussie. Rich Schultz/Getty Images. During that span, the Lady Braves won nine titles including six regular-season championships and three SWAC Tournaments. During that span, the Lady Braves won nine titles including six regular-season championships and three SWAC Tournaments. Walker was inducted into the Alcorn A-Club Sports Hall of Fame in 2005, and the SWAC Hall of Fame in 2011. Coach Kilbert is making a homecoming – we couldn’t be more excited to have a leader with his experience, championship rings, and a reputation for academic success. “We’re confident that Coach Kilbert will take our program to prominence.”. Kilbert served as an assistant coach at Alcorn from 1991-2001. Unauthorized use and/or duplication of this material without express and written permission from HBCU Gameday is strictly prohibited. Excerpts and links may be used, provided that full and clear credit is given to HBCU Gameday with appropriate and specific direction to the original content. – Nathaniel Kilbert has been named head women's basketball coach at Alcorn State University.. Kilbert served as assistant coach at Alcorn from 1991-2001. The Alcorn State Braves basketball team is the men's basketball team that represents Alcorn State University in Lorman, Mississippi, United States. 302d Myron Medcalf. Alcorn State University has named Nate Kilbert as its new head coach for women’s basketball. “Beginning with success in the classroom and doing something I’ve always done – recruiting students who are equipped with skills to matriculate success in their academic fields, and who will all leave the University with their degree in-hand. Courtesy: Alcorn State Athletics. Kilbert graduated from MVSU with a bachelor’s in health, physical education & recreation in 1987. Kilbert served as an assistant coach at Alcorn from 1991-2001. This season they lost the season series to Jackson State.Athletics director Derek Horne this statement on Monday.“We fully recognize and appreciate the commitment they made to Alcorn. OXFORD, Miss. Serving as an assistant coach, he was a part of a Panthers squad that won back-to-back SWAC regular season titles in 2018-19 and 2019-20. LORMAN, Miss. The return of Lady Braves basketball to their glory days begins right here and right now. – Alcorn State University mourned the loss of former student-athlete and coach Lonnie Walker as he passed away Monday morning. Alabama State golf has combined to win 11 conference championships since 2013, with the men winning five consecutive (2013 through 2017) and the women four consecutive (2013 through 2016). The school's team currently competes in the Southwestern Athletic Conference . Both teams have struggled over the past few years and the school has […] He was a vital part of the Alcorn coaching staff that established a dynasty from 1991 to 2001,” said director of athletics Derek Horne. Other key personnel include: Assistant Coach Andre Payne; For anybody who is interested in becoming a part of the Alcorn State University Women's Basketball program they are … During that span, the Lady Braves won nine titles including six regular-season championships and three SWAC Tournaments. – Alcorn State University will be taking its men’s and women’s basketball programs in new directions after announcing the contracts of Montez Robinson and Courtney G. Pruitt will not be renewed. The Head Coach of the Alcorn State University Women's Soccer program is Kevin Larry. Bussie has spent the last six seasons at Prairie View A&M. In 2001, He took over as head women’s basketball coach at Mississippi Valley State for 12 seasons. It was Kilbert’s second stint with the Lady Braves as he previously served as a graduate assistant from 1987-89. “I’m proud to announce Nate Kilbert to the Lady Brave faithful. Alcorn on Tuesday announced that … The official staff directory for the … The Assistant Coach of the Alcorn State University Women's Basketball program is Mike Pittman. The committee concluded there was a lack of institutional control at the university and made ethical conduct findings against the women's head coach and her husband, who served as a volunteer coach for the team and previously was employed as the university's men's basketball head coach. Game Details Memphis (0-0) vs. Alcorn State (0-0) Tip-off: 5 p.m. CT Location: Elma Roane Fieldhouse – Memphis, Tenn. Kilbert earned back-to-back SWAC Coach of the Year honors in 2012 & 2013. “We’re confident that Coach Kilbert will take our program to prominence.” In 2001, He took over as head women’s basketball coach at Mississippi Valley State for 12 seasons. As a student-athlete, Kilbert was a four-year letter winner at MVSU. It’s a return trip home for Nathaniel Kilbert. First-year Jackson State football coach Deion Sanders and his football team were in attendance Saturday to witness the women's basketball team handle visiting in-state foe Alcorn State… He coached the Delta Devilettes to the SWAC regular-season title in 2011-12 and made an appearance in the NIT. Things are a bit different 10 months later in the Lee E. Williams Athletic and Assembly Center, where the Jackson State women's basketball team defeated Alcorn State 66-31 on Saturday. We’ve had some good days, but the best is yet to come.”, Please welcome our new women's basketball head coach #FearTheBrave #UnitedAsOne https://t.co/wTYXXiz73U. Alcorn State announces Kilbert as women’s basketball coach, Former Texas A&M running back to join Alcorn State, 2021 Spring Football Spring All-SWAC team, Ex-Alabama DB Nigel Knott offered by HBCU. Alcorn State University Lady Braves basketball, scores, news, schedule, roster, players, stats, rumors, details and more on usbasket.com You see it because you are not a subscriber. Nate is a very good coach and I won four SWAC titles under him. Alcorn State University’s search for a new head women’s basketball coach concluded with a seasoned individual with extensive college coaching experience, most recently as the head women’s coach at Wiley College in Marshall, Texas. Florida Memorial adds women’s flag football to athletic program, Corey Lowery named new head men’s basketball coach at Lincoln University (Pa.), Hurricane Katrina experiences help guide GCAC Commissioner Barnes through pandemic, HBCU basketball coaches to headline roundtable discussion about Black colleges on NBA TV, NBA star Chris Paul, TLS Sports launch HBCU CON for student-athletes that aspire to play professionally, HBCU marching bands to be part of presidential inauguration programming. Bussie has spent the last six seasons at Prairie View A&M. “I am so happy. -- Alcorn State men's basketball program has a new leader at its helm. In seven seasons, the Lady Braves never had a losing season in conference and Kilbert tallied an 89-51 SWAC record. Kilbert went on to become head women’s basketball coach at Arkansas-Pine Bluff from 2012-19 where he became the winningest coach in program history. Kilbert served as assistant coach at Alcorn from 1991-2001. “What an awesome opportunity this is to be able to return to Alcorn State University where I not only earned my master’s degree, but also helped the Lady Braves establish themselves as a powerhouse in the SWAC,” Kilbert said. Alcorn State men's basketball program has a new leader, naming Landon Bussie as coach. Kilbert earned back-to-back SWAC Coach of the Year honors in 2012 & 2013. [Coach Kilbert] and AD Horne have assured me that we’ll have championship rings and college degrees. 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