Glynn Cyprien

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Glynn Cyprien
Sport(s) Basketball
Current position
Title Head Coach
Team Iowa Energy
Biographical details
Born (1966-09-13) September 13, 1966 (age 50)
New Orleans, Louisiana
Playing career
1985–1987 Southern
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1987–1990 Texas-San Antonio (asst.)
1990–1991 Lamar (asst.)
1991–1994 Jacksonville (asst.)
1994–1995 Western Kentucky (asst.)
1995–2000 UNLV (asst.)
2000–2004 Oklahoma St. (asst.)
2004 Louisiana-Lafayette
2005–2006 New Mexico St. (asst.)
2006–2007 Arkansas (asst.)
2007–2009 Kentucky (asst.)
2009–2010 Memphis (asst.)
2011–2014 Texas A&M (asst.)
2017–Present Iowa Energy

Glynn Cyprien is an American basketball coach and former [1] assistant under Billy Kennedy at Texas A&M University in College Station.[2][3] He previously assisted Josh Pastner at the University of Memphis, Billy Gillispie at the University of Kentucky, and prior to that was an assistant coach at the University of Arkansas, New Mexico State, Oklahoma State, UNLV, Western Kentucky, and Jacksonville University. He briefly served as head coach at the University of Louisiana-Lafayette before leaving over issues with his resume.[3][4] He has also served as an assistant coach at Lamar and Texas-San Antonio.

On January 9, 2017, Glynn was named Head Coach of the Grizzlies Developmental League affiliate, the Iowa Energy.

Cyprien lettered two seasons as a player at Southern University-New Orleans.

He has been a member of the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC) for 18 years and the Black Coaches Association (BCA) for 13 years.

Cyprien is married to the former Monique Bouldin and they are the parents of Asia (23) and Karter (14).


  1. ^ [1]
  2. ^ "Glynn Cyprien". University of Memphis. Retrieved 19 November 2009. 
  3. ^ a b Wolken, Dan (April 17, 2009). "Willis Wilson, Glynn Cyprien hired as Memphis Tiger assistants". The Commercial Appeal. Retrieved 19 November 2009. 
  4. ^ McConnaughey, Janet; Associated Press (January 22, 2009). "La Supreme Court dismisses coach suit vs. ULL". Dallas Morning News. Archived from the original on July 29, 2012. Retrieved 19 November 2009.