|Oklahoma City Stars|
|League||Sooner Athletic Conference|
July 9, 1960 |
|High school||Ada (Ada, Oklahoma)|
|NBA draft||1983 / Round: 9 / Pick: 224th overall|
|Selected by the Phoenix Suns|
|1983–1984||Oklahoma (men's GA)|
|1985–1986||Pensacola Tornados (asst.)|
|1987–1988||Oral Roberts (men's asst.)|
|1989–1991||Murray State CC (men's)|
|1991–1993||Oral Roberts (men's asst.)|
|1993–1994||Southwest Texas State (men's asst.)|
|1994–1998||Louisiana Tech (men's asst.)|
Glenn "Bo" Overton (born July 9, 1960) is an American basketball coach who is currently the head women's basketball coach at Oklahoma City University. Prior to OCU, he was coaching in the Women's Chinese Basketball Association.
Early life and education
Professional playing career
He was selected by the Phoenix Suns in the 1983 NBA draft. He played for the Toronto Tornadoes of the Continental Basketball Association in the 1984–85 season, then was an assistant coach for that team, which by then moved to Pensacola, Florida, in the 1985–86 season.
He was the head coach and athletic director at Murray State College in Tishomingo, Oklahoma from 1989 to 1991. Overton was a men's basketball assistant coach at Oral Roberts (1987 to 1988 and 1991 to 1993), Texas State (1993 to 1994), and Louisiana Tech (1994 to 1998) as a men's assistant coach.
Overton was a consultant to the WNBA's Tulsa Shock from 2008 to 2009. From 2009 to 2010, he was an assistant coach for the Bahamas women's national basketball team. Overton then coached for Liaoning Hengye of the Women's Chinese Basketball Association (WCBA) from 2011 to 2012. Overton then coached the China women's national basketball team during the 2012 Summer Olympics, then the Guangdong Dragons of the WCBA in the 2012–13 season and Dynamo Kursk of the Russian Women's Basketball Premier League in 2013–14. In 2015, Overton became head women's basketball coach at Oklahoma City University.
Head coaching record
|UMKC Kangaroos (Mid-Continent Conference) (2004–2006)|
|Oklahoma City Stars (Sooner Athletic Conference) (2015–present)|
|2015–16||Oklahoma City||20–9||15–3||2nd||NAIA D-I First Round|
|2016–17||Oklahoma City||29–2||17–1||1st||NAIA D-I|
National champion Postseason invitational champion
|Regular season||G||Games coached||W||Games won||L||Games lost||W–L %||Win-loss %|
|Post season||PG||Playoff games||PW||Playoff wins||PL||Playoff losses||PW–L %||Playoff win-loss %|
|Chicago||2007||34||14||20||.412||6th in Eastern||—||—||—||—||—|
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