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Matt King is currently in his 6th season as assistant coach with Jackson State’s Women’s Basketball Team. King will serve in his 1st season as an assistant coach with the Jackson State Men’s Basketball Team.
King worked as a coach and assistant to the director in a youth basketball program for 12 years in McKenzie, TN. During his time as a youth coach, he coached and trained players from ages 6-13.
King also worked with middle and high school players, as well as college players within the same time period. King continues to work with area players in a training capacity. Some of those players have already garnered and accepted Division 1 and Division 2 NCAA offers.
Coach King graduated in 1996 from McKenzie High School in McKenzie, TN. He graduated with his associate’s degree from Jackson State Community College in the Fall of 2013. Coach Matt King is currently enrolled at the University of Memphis.