March 22, 1983|
New Orleans, Louisiana
|Alma mater||North Greenville|
|Coaching career (HC unless noted)|
|2006–2011||Charleston Southern (asst.)|
|Head coaching record|
Richey's coaching career began at Charleston Southern in 2006, where he served on Barclay Radebaugh's staff until 2011. He joined the Furman staff under Jeff Jackson in 2011, and was retained as an assistant coach under Niko Medved. He served in the role until 2017, when he was elevated to interim head coach after Medved accepted the head coaching position at Drake. Richey coached the Paladins in its 2017 CollegeInsider.com Postseason Tournament semifinal matchup, where it fell to St. Peters.
On April 7, 2017 the interim tag was lifted, and Richey became the 22nd head coach in Furman history.
Head coaching record
|Furman (SoCon) (2017–present)|
|Furman:||23–11 (.676)||13–5 (.722)|
Postseason invitational champion
‡ Medved accepted Drake position; Richey coached CIT semifinal game.
- "Furman Promotes Bob Richey To Head Men's Basketball Coach". 7 April 2017.
- "Bob Richey taking over as Furman head coach". CoachesDatabase.com. Retrieved 2017-04-08.
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