John Hamilton
Assistant Coach
2017-18 Men's Basketball Coaches
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John Hamilton

John Hamilton is beginning his first season as an assistant coach with the Centenary Gents basketball program.

Hamilton comes to Shreveport after spending the 2016-17 season as an assistant coach at Central Community College in Columbus, Nebraska. He helped guide the Raiders to an 18-14 record, assisting with practice and game management, recruiting, film exchange, and preseason, in-season, and postseason conditioning.

After graduating from Lyndon State in May 2016, he served as the Director of Basketball Operations intern and head coach for The Young Veterans from May-August 2016. The group would hold extensive leadership development summer programs for six weeks, creating the student-athlete experience for high school basketball players.

At Lyndon State, he played forward for current Gents head coach Chris Dorsey in both 2014-15 and 2015-16. In 37 games, he scored 82 points and grabbed 75 rebounds.