EKU BASKETBALL | A.W. Hamilton Named EKU MBB Head Coach

03/28/2018 05:02 PM

Eastern Kentucky University introduced A.W. Hamilton as its new mens basketball coach Wednesday.

Hamilton spent this 2017-2018 as an assistant coach at North Carolina State University.

Hamilton is originally from Georgetown, Kentucky and played high school basketball for Scott County.

The Colonel’s new head told a packed crowd of supporters that he’s thrilled to be back home and “it’s a dream come true” to lead the Colonels mens basketball team.

From 2011 to 2017, Hamilton was head coach at Hargrave Military Academy, one of the top prep basketball programs in the country.

Hamilton says he’s looking forward to hitting the ground running and plans to start the recruiting process soon.


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