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B.S., Mississippi College; M.S., University of North Alabama.
Deron Hines enters his 19th year as Jackson State’s Head Men’s Basketball Coach. Coming off a 17-11 record during the 2016-17 campaign, he has compiled a 278-176 record during his tenure and stands as the Generals all-time winningest coach. Hines has led the Generals to two TCCAA Western Division Championships, a TCCAA State and Region VII runner-up, and has been honored as state and region coach of the year. He has placed 49 former Generals at 4-year schools.
A Kentucky native, Hines holds a baccalaureate degree from Mississippi College and a masters degree from the University of North Alabama. He has previous coaching experience from Paradise (TX) High School, the University of North Alabama, and Union (KY) College.