Todd Lee

Todd Lee (born February 20, 1964)

Current position: Assistant men’s basketball coach
Current team: Arkansas Razorbacks (Head coach: Eric Musselman)
Current conference: Southeastern Conference (SEC)
Teams coached: Kentucky Wesleyan Panthers, South Dakota Coyotes
Kentucky Wesleyan record^: 154-81 (.655)
South Dakota record: 66-52 (.559)
Overall record^: 220-133 (.623)

Career Accomplishments:

  • NCAA National Championships:  0
  • NCAA Tournament Appearances:  0
  • NIT Championships:  0
  • NIT Appearances:  0
  • GLVC (Div II) Regular Season Champion:  1  (2010)
  • NCAA Division II Tournament Appearances:  6  (2007, 2008, 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012)


Coaching Career (head coach, unless noted):

2023-present Arkansas (asst)
2022-2023 Arkansas (scouting)
2018-2022 South Dakota
2013-2018 Grand Canyon (assoc. HC)
2005-2013 Kentucky Wesleyan
1997-2005 UC Irvine (asst)
1994-1997 Cal State Bakersfield (asst)
1992-1994 Rapid City Thrillers (asst)
1989-1992 San Diego (asst)
1986-1989 Southwestern CC (asst)

Todd Lee Facts

  • Todd Walter Lee
  • Born February 20, 1964
  • Hometown: Huron, South Dakota
  • Alma Mater: University of South Dakota (BA, 1986) / Azusa Pacific University (M.Ed, 2003)
  • Started coaching career after graduating from USD in 1986, spending three years as an assistant at Southwestern CC (CA)
  • Spent three years as an assistant at San Diego under Hank Egan and then two seasons working for Eric Musselman with the CBA’s Rapid City Thrillers
  • Returned to California in 1994, assisting Pat Douglass for three seasons at CSU Bakersfield and eight more at UC Irvine
  • Was the head coach at Division II Kentucky Wesleyan for eight seasons, going 154-81 and appearing in six D-II Tournaments
  • Returned to the D-I level in 2013, serving as Dan Majerle‘s associate head coach at Grand Canyon for five years
  • Hired in April 2018 as the head coach at his alma mater, South Dakota
  • In June 2022, Lee joined Eric Musselman‘s staff at Arkansas as Director of Scouting; became an assistant coach in September 2023
  • Along with his wife, Kim, has three sons

Todd Lee Coaching Tree

  • Jordan Ashton (Iowa Wesleyan)


^ overall record includes head coaching positions at both the NCAA Division I and II levels