Written By N.C. A&T Sports Information Dept.
KANSAS CITY, Mo., July 10, 2013 - North Carolina A&T head coach Cy Alexander has been elected to the board of directors of the National Association of Basketball Coaches, the NABC announced on Wednesday. Alexander will join head coaches John Calipari (University of Kentucky) and Rick Cooper (West Texas A&M University) on this year's board.
Alexander, in his first season as head coach at North Carolina A&T in 2012-2013, led the Aggies to an NCAA tournament berth, losing to eventual champion Louisville.
He is a three-time Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference coach of the year, having earned those awards when he was the head coach at S.C. State for 16 seasons.
Alexander was also the head coach at Tennessee State for six seasons and has a career coaching record of 364-326 in 23 seasons.
"I am honored and humbled by this selection," said Alexander. "This gives North Carolina A&T and the Mid-Eastern Athletic Conference a voice in one of the most oldest, well-respected and prestigious organizations in the country."
N.C. A&T Sports Information Dept.