Coaching Position Changes Following 2020-21 Season

Since the conclusion of the 2020-21 basketball season, we’ve been tracking changes in the head coaching ranks, watching news stories, social media and the Illinois Athletic Directors Association job board for positions that have opened and new hires.

These lists continue to grow as coaches and athletic directors alike make decisions. As of April 28, at least 47 head coaching positions have opened up since the end of the 2020-21 season.

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Boys Basketball Head Coaching Changes

SchoolPrevious CoachPrevious Coach Tenure (Seasons)Previous Coach RecordNew CoachNew Coach Previous Position
AltonDana Morgan213-31
AthensJeff Johnston9159-94Josh KrumwiedeDieterich Head Coach
Aurora Central CatholicNate Drye17235-234Tim SwansonBatavia Assistant
BloomingtonJustin Walker212-27
Blue RidgeChad Acree
BremenOtis Lane
BrimfieldScott Carlson24495 wins
CarbondaleJim Miller23 (32 total)424 wins (528 career)
Central A&MRob Smith
ChesterBrad Norman10228-132
Coal CityGlenn Pacek
ConantJim Maley441-56Matt WalshConant Lower Levels Coach
De La SalleTom White26417-252Gary DeCesareMiami’s Gulliver Prep Head Coach
Deer Creek-MackinawMitch Holmgren2Jarrett Brown
EurekaTim Meiss36658-486 (career)Aaron DohnerEureka Sophomore Coach
Farmington CentralJeff Otto8
FenwickStaunton Peck356-24Tony YoungMarmion Head Coach
GlenwoodTodd Blakeman16270-200Kody KirkpatrickRiverton Head Coach
Grayslake NorthTodd Grunloh15
HerscherRonald Oloffson28498-288
Hoffman EstatesLuke Yanule1081-145
Lincoln-Way WestBrian Flaherty9Tanner Mitchell
LitchfieldDrew LoganLance BoldtMt. Vernon Assistant
MaristTim Trendel331-40Brian HynesMarist Assistant (2018)
Monmouth-RosevilleChuck Grant16 (28 total)294-136 (461-284 career)Jake SottosMonmouth-Roseville Assistant
PekinJeff Walraven895-111Jeremy CrouchPekin Assistant
ProspectJohn Camardella14229-149Brad RatheProspect Assistant
RidgeviewRodney Kellar35 (total)668 wins
RivertonKody Kirkpatrick
Rock IslandThom Sigel20 (26 total)375-189 (502-241 career)Mark PoliteDavenport North Head Coach
St. Thomas MoreAndrew Turner1Brandon martin
Tri-CountyCyrus FergusonNate LoganTri-County Assistant
Waubonsie ValleyJason Mead5Andrew SchweitzerWWS Sophomore Coach

Girls Basketball Head Coaching Changes

SchoolPrevious CoachPrevious Coach Tenure (Seasons)Previous Coach RecordNew CoachNew Coach Previous Position
Central A&MTom Dooley
LewistownGreg BennettJoey McLaughlin
Maine WestKim deMarigny5138-13
Mater DeiDave Kohnen31636-239
MetamoraBrianna Morrow796 wins
NewarkBarb ScottP.J. McKinney
North MacNick Sloman6
Oak Park-River ForestJ.P. Coughlin8
Plainfield SouthLincoln DePaula5
RochelleTony Rowan
RosaryJohn Rutter
Routt CatholicJoe Eilering14264-136
SandwichChris Johnson
St. Thomas MoreJon MarstonScott Easton