John Cooper (basketball)

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John Cooper
Sport(s) Basketball
Biographical details
Born (1969-02-16) February 16, 1969 (age 48)
Kansas City, Missouri
Playing career
1987–1991 Wichita State
1991–1992 Fort Wayne Fury
1992–1993 Commodore Mustangs
Position(s) Forward
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1993–1995 Fayetteville State (asst.)
1995–2001 South Carolina (asst.)
2002–2004 Oregon (asst.)
2004–2009 Auburn (asst.)
2009–2012 Tennessee State
2012–2017 Miami (Ohio)

John Anthony Cooper (born (1969-02-16)February 16, 1969) is an American college basketball coach. He was the head men's basketball coach at Miami University, he accepted the position on April 6, 2012.[1] Prior to accepting the Job at Miami, Cooper was the head coach at Tennessee State University from 2009-2012.[2] He replaced Charlie Coles.

Head coaching record[edit]

Season Team Overall Conference Standing Postseason
Tennessee State Tigers (Ohio Valley Conference) (2009–2012)
2009–10 Tennessee State 9–23 6–12 8th
2010–11 Tennessee State 14–16 10–8 5th
2011–12 Tennessee State 20–13 11–5 2nd CIT First Round
Tennessee State: 43–52 27–25
Miami RedHawks (Mid-American Conference) (2012–2017)
2012–13 Miami 9–22 3–13 6th (East)
2013–14 Miami 13–18 8–10 4th (East)
2014–15 Miami 13–19 8–10 5th (East)
2015–16 Miami 13–20 6–12 5th (East)
2016–17 Miami 11–21 4–14 6th (East)
Miami: 59–100 29–59
Total: 102–152

      National champion         Postseason invitational 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. ^ "John Cooper Named Miami University's Head Basketball He was let go by the university at the end of the 2016-17 season.Coach". muredhaws.com. Retrieved 17 March 2013. 
  2. ^ "John Cooper Named TSU Men's Basketball Coach". Tennessee State Tigers Athletics. 29 March 2009. Retrieved 9 October 2010.