In 105 years of play, the Wolfpack ranks 25th in total victories among NCAA Division I college basketball programs and 26th in winning percentage among programs that have competed at the Division I level for at least 26 years. Roberson comes to the Wolfpack after spending 12 seasons as the head coach of E.C. Glass advanced to the state semifinals. Wolfpack Women’s game against Louisville pushed back 2 weeks . [1] He attended Heritage High School and played point guard on their basketball team as well as quarterback on their football team. RALEIGH, NC (AP) — North Carolina State University’s basketball coach says five members of the program are in quarantine after two people tested positive for COVID-19. Glass High School in Lynchburg, Va."I've known Roy for a long time and I'm excited to add him to our basketball staff," said Keatts. He remained as basketball coach through the 1989–90 season. NC State Basketball B/R's Updated Bracket Predictions @KerranceJames reveals his latest bubble teams and regional breakdowns for the complete 68-team field The official 2020-21 Men's Basketball Roster for the North Carolina State University Wolfpack ... Head Men's Basketball Strength & Conditioning Coach. Harris joins the Wolfpack after spending the past four seasons as an assistant coach at the University of Dayton. "Roberson took over an E.C. Listen to what NC State coach Kevin Keatts had to say after the Wolfpack's 105-73 loss to Florida State Seminoles in Tallahassee, Fla., Wednesday, January 13, 2021. "We're confident he has the character, leadership and vision to lead our men's basketball program to great heights.". "We welcome Kevin and his family to the NC State community," said NC State Chancellor Randy Woodson. Find out the latest on your favorite NCAAB teams on CBSSports.com. N.C. State basketball coach Kevin Keatts said Monday five members of the Wolfpack program are in quarantine for COVID-19 issues but that the intention was to play the North Carolina game Saturday.       Division regular season and conference tournament champion "There is an unbelievable commitment to basketball in Raleigh, and I share a vision with Debbie Yow and Chancellor Randy Woodson on what NC State can achieve. There are currently 353 Division I men’s basketball programs, and 103 of them, or 29.2%, have Black head coaches. In winning the 2016 conference coach of the year, he became the first coach in CAA history to ever win the award in consecutive years. [4] He then went to Hargrave Military Academy as an assistant coach for two seasons before being promoted to head coach in 1999. Glass went 21-6 as Roberson garnered District and Region Coach of the Year honors. The Wolfpack has had two games postponed in the past week due to a positive … Two years later, Roberson again won Seminole District Coach of the Year honors as E.C. NC State women’s basketball head coach Wes Moore announced May 17 the addition of Simon Harris to his coaching staff as an assistant coach. Pat Murphy. In Keatts' first season at UNCW he was named CAA Conference Coach of the Year after leading the Seahawks to their first conference championship in nine years, and first winning season in seven (7) years. In his second year, Keatts repeated his rookie-year double, once again winning the CAA regular-season championship and Conference Coach of the Year. [8] Keatts is the first Wolfpack head coach to defeat Duke, North Carolina, and Wake Forest in his first attempt since Tal Stafford during the 1918–19 season. College Basketball VIP Premium R. Cory Smith Jan 14, 3:00 PM . [9] After being projected to finish 12th in the ACC,[10] Keatts led the Wolfpack to a tied-for-third-place finish in the conference, as well as earning an at-large bid to the NCAA Tournament. FB Recruiting Clark's Clipboard: 1/14/21. My family and I are honored to become a part of Wolfpack Nation, and I look forward to adding to its storied history." In 2010-11, E.C. Main Navigation Menu. The team's all-time record is 1737-1067 (.619). Keatts grew up as an only child in Lynchburg, Virginia. But, playing against the Wolfpack would be a valuable litmus test before taking on Big Ten foe Penn State this upcoming Sunday in Ann Arbor. NC State’s Keatts says the Wolfpack has five members of program out due to Covid by: By — The News & Observer: ACC Now 18 Jan N.C. State Wolfpack basketball coach Kevin Keatts tells reporters that his team is just "trying to get on the court" after several team members have tested positive and entered Covid protocols. In his spare time, Keatts enjoys table tennis and often posts on social media about playing with his sons. Trial only available to users who have never subscribed or participated in a previous trial. The NC State women’s basketball team has not played since Jan. 3 and will not be … Glass High School in Lynchburg, Va. "I've known Roy for a long time and I'm excited to add him to our basketball staff," said Keatts. Former NC State basketball player Will Roach holds the talent of freshman Dennis Smith to a high regard. NC State, William & Mary game off due to virus. Height: 6-5 Avg. Get the latest news and information for the NC State Wolfpack. Full Bio. NC State Wolfpack vs. Boston College Eagles Time: 8pm TV: ACC Network / WatchESPN Location: Raleigh, NC Line; NC State... NC State Basketball 4 weeks ago OUR TAKE: On NC State’s 79-76 upset win over #17 UNC Prior to his time in Wilmington, he was a member of Rick Pitino's staff at Louisville, helping the Cardinals to a pair of Final Fours, a Sweet 16 and the 2013 NCAA title. NC State picks up votes in AP and Coaches polls after beating UNC New, 17 comments By Steven Muma @akulawolf Dec 29, 2020, 5:27pm EST We welcome Kevin, his wife Georgette, and two sons K.J. Head Men's Basketball … Kneeling left to right: Craig Kuszmaul, Greg Hawkins, Monte Towe, Joe Cafferky, Rich Holdt, David Thompson, Steve Smoral, Mark Moeller. Standing left to right: Assistant Coach Eddie Biedenbach, Assistant Coach Art Musselman, Jerry Hunt, Steve Nuce, Tim Stoddard, Tommy Burleson, Steve Smith, Mike Dempsey, Leo Campbell, Head Coach … "Kevin quickly emerged as the perfect fit in each of these areas. 1972-1973 N.C. State University basketball team. "I have an incredible respect for the history and tradition of NC State University, and am honored by the opportunity to lead the Wolfpack," said Keatts. [4] Keatts then joined the staff of Rick Pitino at Louisville and was a part of the Cardinals' 2013 NCAA Division I national championship team which was later vacated by the NCAA because of recruiting violations that occurred from December 2010 until June 2014. NC State men’s basketball coach Kevin Keatts announced the addition of assistant coach A.W. In 2014-15, Roberson led E.C. Keatts and company took the trio to a home football game against Virginia and used the opportunity to … He comes to the Wolfpack after two years as the Director of Basketball Operations for Jim Larranaga’s program at Miami. After this report, Valvano was forced to resign as the school's athletic director in October 1989. "When we set out to hire our next men's basketball coach, we wanted to identify someone with the pedigree, vision and plan to serve as the architect of NC State basketball," said Yow. NC State began varsity intercollegiate competition in men's basketball in 1911. During his ten years (over two stints) as the head coach at Hargrave, Keatts had a record of 262–17. Kevin Andre Keatts (born July 28, 1972) is an American college basketball coach. NC State has hired Roy Roberson as an assistant coach for the men's basketball program, head coach Kevin Keatts announced on Monday. He has a great energy and knowledge of the game and will be a great teacher and mentor for our student-athletes. UNLV 77, Duke 79, Kentucky 103, Duke 104, UNC 54, Kansas 53, NC State 54, Houston 52 NCAA Tournament 1988 NCAA , 1976 NCAA , 1940 NCAA , 1950 NCAA , 1981 NCAA As starting quarterback, Keatts led the football team to be ranked the best in the state, losing only one game his entire career. He is the current men's head coach at North Carolina State University. Hamilton while filling out the remainder of … Glass program that hadn't won a district game in three seasons and immediately brought the program back to relevance.       Conference regular season champion   |. After righting the ship, Roberson led the program to its first regional berth since 1995 in the 2009-10 season. The good news does come in the form of Quinn’s follow up, that the game will eventually be rescheduled, and that Michigan basketball would try to fill the void left by NC State.       Conference tournament champion, UNC Wilmington Seahawks men's basketball head coaches, NC State Wolfpack men's basketball head coaches, Louisville Cardinals men's basketball 2012–13 NCAA champions, Colonial Athletic Association Men's Basketball Coach of the Year, 2013 NCAA Division I national championship team, "Keatts authors a script for coaching perseverance", "Kevin Keatts accepts job with UNC-Wilmington Seahawks", "Louisville Men's Basketball Team Is Out of Post-Season", "Louisville basketball assistant Kevin Keatts promoted to associate head coach", "NC State hires UNC-Wilmington's Kevin Keatts to be next Wolfpack coach", "Duke Voted ACC Basketball Preseason Favorite", https://en.wikipedia.org/w/index.php?title=Kevin_Keatts&oldid=1001245140, College men's basketball head coaches in the United States, High school basketball coaches in the United States, Junior college men's basketball coaches in the United States, Louisville Cardinals men's basketball coaches, Marshall Thundering Herd men's basketball coaches, NC State Wolfpack men's basketball coaches, UNC Wilmington Seahawks men's basketball coaches, Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License, This page was last edited on 18 January 2021, at 21:30. N.C. State basketball coach Kevin Keatts said Monday five members of the Wolfpack program are in quarantine for COVID-19 issues but that the … He is the current men's head coach at North Carolina State University. With the Seahawks, Keatts complied a record of 72-28 (.720) and a 41-13 (.759) mark in Colonial Athletic Association play. North Carolina State says its men's basketball game against William & Mary on Monday has been canceled due … His history of success in building programs, of competing at a championship-level in every stop of his career, his commitment to player development and priority in academics make him a tremendous hire for us. In 2017-18, E.C. NC State has hired Roy Roberson as an assistant coach for the men's basketball program, head coach Kevin Keatts announced on Monday. and Kaden to the Wolfpack family." NC State will play at South Carolina on Dec. 3, introducing another high-profile nonconference game as women's college basketball programs continue … North Carolina State A&T Athletics Scoreboard. Take an in-depth look at NC State’s basketball recruiting board. Years Exp: 1.4 Averages weighted by minutes played 73.1% of minutes played and 69.0% of scoring return from 1992-93 roster His father was a masonry instructor at Amherst County High School, and Keatts worked as his apprentice on the weekends. In 2001, Keatts moved to Marshall as an assistant coach to Greg White. "James and I go back over 25 years, and my comfort level in his approach, his knowledge of the ACC, and my respect for his ability to teach and develop our student-athletes, makes him an ideal fit," said Keatts. College Basketball Premium Takeaways: NC State vs. Florida State 2021. Glass won the Seminole District Championship and Region III – Division 4 Championship as Roberson was named the Seminole District Coach of the Year, Region III Coach of the Year and The News and Advance Area Coach of the Year. NC State Wolfpack basketball head coach Kevin Keatts answered questions from media members Monday in a league-wide head coaches Zoom press availability.. NC State hired Mike Summey prior to the 2020-2021 season. Inside Pack Sports is an independent site and is not affiliated with North Carolina State University. [5], In 2011, he earned a degree from Marshall University. Former NC State defensive back Juston Burris signed a free agent deal with the Carolina Panthers to help the team rebuild under new coach Matt Rhule. Johnson and Keatts were teammates for two seasons at Ferrum College in Ferrum, Va., from 1991-93.       Conference regular season and conference tournament champion On March 17, 2017, Keatts became the 23rd head coach at North Carolina State University, succeeding Mark Gottfried. RALEIGH, N.C. (AP) — Five members of North Carolina State University's basketball program are in quarantine after two people tested positive for COVID-19, the team's head coach said. However, in the seven biggest conferences in Division I, that number drops to 22.9%. 6-4 Roberson comes to the Wolfpack after spending 12 seasons as the head coach of E.C. 2020 season schedule, scores, stats, and highlights. … The official 2020-21 Men's Basketball Roster for the North Carolina State University Wolfpack. Baseball Baseball: Facebook Baseball: Twitter Baseball: Schedule Baseball: Roster Baseball: News Basketball Basketball: Facebook Basketball: Twitter Basketball: Schedule Basketball: Roster Basketball: News Cross Country Cross Country: Facebook Cross Country: Twitter Cross Country: … Kevin Andre Keatts (born July 28, 1972) is an American college basketball coach. "He is an outstanding addition to our staff, and I welcome him to NC State." "As a coach, he's won a lot of games, but it is his passion for his players and program that has always impressed me. National champion   Johnson was the head of Virginia Tech for two seasons from 2012-2014. The official Men's Basketball page for the North Carolina State University Wolfpack ... Fan-to-Fan Ticket Marketplace Athletics Facilities Game Day Parking Info & Waze Driving Directions High School/Prep Coaches … On March 27, 2014, he was named the head coach of UNC Wilmington (UNCW), succeeding Buzz Peterson. Former NC State defensive back Juston Burris signed a free agent deal with the Carolina Panthers to help the team rebuild under new coach Matt Rhule. Glass to a school-record 26 wins as he earned District, Conference and Region Coach of the Year honors. (2-3 ACC) James Johnson was the first coach hired by Kevin Keatts after Keatts was hired by NC State. [2] He played basketball Ferrum College, averaging 13.3 points per game by his senior year. Under subsequent pressure from the school's faculty and new Chancellor, Valvano negotiated a settlement with NC State and resigned as basketball coach on April 7, 1990. Keatts comes to NC State after three seasons as head coach of UNC-Wilmington. After the season, Roberson was a coach in the Virginia High School Coaches Association (VHSCA) All-Star game. [3], Keatts began his coaching career as an assistant at Southwestern Michigan College for the 1996–97 season. ©2021 Inside Pack Sports. Two years ago, NC State basketball coach Kevin Keatts and his staff decided to make a splash with a trio of young in-state guards: Cam Hayes, Breon Pass and Terquavion Smith.At the time, all three were just beginning their sophomore years in high school. The official Men's Basketball page for the North Carolina State University Wolfpack. [6] Citing Keatts' coaching and recruiting prowess, Pitino promoted Keatts to the position of associate head coach in January 2014.[7].       Postseason invitational champion   "From incredible fan support to high-level academics, first-class facilities and the ability to recruit at the highest level, everything is in place at NC State to build an elite program. All rights reserved. Avg. He returned to Hargrave in 2003 and served as the head coach until 2011.       Division regular season champion NC State basketball coach says 5 members of program are in COVID-19 quarantine newsobserver.com - Chip Alexander. 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