James Green (basketball)

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James Green
Sport(s) Basketball
Current position
Title Head coach
Team Jacksonville State
Conference Ohio Valley Conference
Record 0-0
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1988–1990
1990–1992
1992–1994
1994–1996
1996–2004
2005–2008
2008–present
Idaho (asst.)
Texas A&M (asst.)
Alabama (asst.)
Iowa State (asst.)
Southern Miss
Mississippi Valley State
Jacksonville State
Head coaching record
Overall 167-160[1]
Accomplishments and honors
Championships
2007 SWAC regular season crown
2008 SWAC Tournament title
Awards
1999-2000 Conference USA Coach of the Year
2006-07 SWAC Coach of the Year

James Green is an American college basketball coach, currently the Head Coach at Jacksonville State University, in Jacksonville, Alabama.

College Coaching career[edit]

Green has held posts as assistant coach at the University of Idaho, Texas A&M University-College Station, University of Alabama and Iowa State University.[2] In 1996 he moved on to the poisiton of head coach at The University of Southern Mississippi and later Mississippi Valley State University.[3]

JSU[edit]

Green interviewed for the head coaching vacancy (left behind by the non-renewal of past Head Coach, Mike LaPlante) on Friday April 18, 2008 in Jacksonville, Alabama. He took over a JSU Gamecock Program that had lost 20 or more games in 3 of the last 4 seasons and expected to take a slight hit due to APR Standards not being met (Scholarship Reduction). Green is the first black Head Coach of a Major Sport at Jacksonville State University.[4]

Head Coaching Record[edit]

Season Team Overall Conference Standing Postseason
Southern Mississippi Golden Eagles (C-USA) (1996–2005)
1996–97 Southern Miss 12–15 6–8 t–8th 0–1 (C-USA)
1997–98 Southern Miss 22–11 9–7 3rd National 2–1 (C-USA), 0–1 (NIT)
1998–99 Southern Miss 14–16 6–10 2nd National 0–1 (C-USA)
1999–00 Southern Miss 17–12 7–9 3rd National 0–1 (C-USA)
2000–01 Southern Miss 22–9 11–5 1st National 1–1 (C-USA), 0–1 (NIT)
2001–02 Southern Miss 10–17 4–12 7th National
2002–03 Southern Miss 13–16 5–11 12th 1–1 (C-USA)
2003–04 Southern Miss 13–15 6–10 10th 0–1 (C-USA)
Southern Mississippi: 116–111 54–72
Mississippi Valley State Delta Devils (SWAC) (2005–2008)
2005–06 Mississippi Valley State 9–19 9–9  ? 0–1 (SWAC)
2006–07 Mississippi Valley State 18–16 13–5 1st 2–1 (SWAC), 0–1 (NIT)
2007–08 Mississippi Valley State 17–16 12–6 2nd 3–0 (SWAC), 0–1 (NCAA)
Mississippi Valley State: 44–51 34–20
Jacksonville State Gamecocks (OVC) (2008–present)
2008–09 Jacksonville State 11–17 5–14 9th
2009–10 Jacksonville State 11–19 7–11 7th 0–1 (OVC)
2010–11 Jacksonville State 5–25 3–15 10th
2011–12 Jacksonville State 15–18 8–8 t-6th 1–1 (OVC)
2012–13 Jacksonville State 17–11 8–8 t-4th East
2013–14 Jacksonville State 10–21 4–12 t-5th East
Jacksonville State: 69–111 35–68
Total: 229–273

      National champion  
      Conference regular season champion         Conference regular season and conference tournament champion
      Division regular season champion       Division regular season and conference tournament champion
      Conference tournament champion

References[edit]

  1. ^ "JSU Basketball Quick Facts". JSU Gamecocks. Retrieved 2008-10-06. 
  2. ^ "Mississippi Valley announces James Green as men's basketball coach". July 20, 2005. Retrieved 2008-10-06. 
  3. ^ "JSU Introduces Green as New Men's Basketball Coach". JSU Gamecocks. 2008-04-23. Retrieved 2008-10-06. 
  4. ^ "James Green first black named head basketball coach at University of Southern Mississippi". Jet. May 20, 1996. Retrieved 2008-10-06. 

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