CONWAY (WBTW) — The CCU women’s basketball team and athletic staff introduced Kevin Pederson as their new head coach Wednesday afternoon at the HTC Center. Pederson hails from Greenwood, SC and Lander University, where he won over 350 games in 17 years.
What you say…
“Coach Pederson is a proven winner and a great friend. He is innovative, smart and hardworking. I always enjoy our basketball chats and admire his dedication to his family. I look forward to seeing the elite staff he will assemble and know he will be a strong contender in the Sunbelt. Congratulations to Coastal on a fantastic appointment!”
- Amanda Butler, Chief Women’s Basketball Coach, Clemson University
“Kevin is a proven winner and knows how to build and maintain a championship culture. He will lead Coastal Carolina with integrity and focus on building strong relationships with his players and in the community. Most importantly Kevin is a very good person and I couldn’t be happier for him and his family!”
- Erin Batth, Assistant Women’s Basketball Coach/Recruitment Coordinator, NC State
“Coach Pederson is a winner! Every institution he has coached has reached new heights in their basketball program. He’s intense, he’s sincere, and he’s a competitor. But more importantly, Coach Pederson is a wonderful husband, father and husband!”
- Bruce Evans, Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach, University of North Florida