Mike Morrell

Mike Morrell (born August 22, 1982)

Current position: Head men’s basketball coach
Current team: UNC Asheville Bulldogs
Current conference: Big South Conference
UNC Asheville record: 95-88 (.519)
Overall record: 95-88 (.519)

Career Accomplishments:


Coaching Career (head coach, unless noted):

2018-present UNC Asheville
2017-2018 Texas (asst)
2016-2017 Texas (DPD)
2015-2016 Texas (asst)
2013-2015 VCU (asst)
2011-2013 VCU (DBO)
2010-2011 Charleston Southern (asst)
2008-2010 Clemson (DBO)
2007-2008 Clemson (grad. asst)
2005-2007 King College (asst)

Mike Morrell Facts

  • Michael Morrell
  • Born August 22, 1982
  • Hometown: Elizabethton, Tennessee
  • Alma Mater: Milligan College (BA, 2005)
  • Played both basketball and golf at NAIA Milligan College (TN)
  • Started his coaching career as an assistant for two seasons at Division II King College (TN)
  • Spent one year as a graduate assistant, followed by two years as DBO at Clemson under head coach Oliver Purnell
  • After one year as an assistant under Barclay Radebaugh at Charleston Southern, Morrell joined Shaka Smart‘s staff at VCU
    • Worked with Smart at VCU for four seasons (two as DBO and two as an assistant) and then three more seasons as an assistant at Texas (one as Director of Program Development and two as an assistant)
  • Hired in April 2018 to be the head coach of the UNC Asheville Bulldogs

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