Friday, July 08, 2022 – 03:30 PM
BECKLEY, West Virginia — WVU Tech director of athletics Kenneth Howell is labored as much as announce that George Wilmore has been named the head males’s basketball coach for the Golden Bears. Wilmore takes over the place after three worthwhile seasons as assistant coach for this technique.
As an assistant, Wilmore helped this technique to a profitable report of 62-21 over three seasons. The Golden Bears moreover garnered consecutive River States Convention titles and three NAIA Nationwide Championship appearances.
Wilmore began his collegiate educating career at Winthrop College the place he served as a student-assistant coach (2009-2012). Earlier than he made his methodology to WVU Tech, George was the assistant coach at NCAA DII Fairmont State College the place he helped lead the crew to vary right into a Nationwide Finalist (2016-2017) and garner a program’s best 34 wins.
George has moreover had the prospect to assist The Basketball Event-Finest Virginia Basketball Staff in 2021 and act as head coach for the 16U Wildcats Choose 3SSB out of Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania the summer season of 2022.
He earned his bachelor of science in bodily coaching with a coach certification at Winthrop College in 2012. George then earned a masters in coaching in expert analysis from Fairmont State College in 2016.
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