CHARLESTON, SC - Charleston Southern women's basketball head coach Stephanie Yelton has announced the hiring of Larry Leonard as assistant basketball coach, effective immediately.
Leonard comes to Charleston Southern from Wake Forest, where he served as an assistant women's coach since June of 2000. Leonard has extensive coaching experience, dating back to 1973 as a high school coach. He also spent six years as an assistant men's coach at Elon University.
"We are excited to have a coach of Larry's knowledge of experience join our coaching staff," said Yelton. "He is a great teacher of the game and I am sure that he will add so much to the development of our young players."
Leonard is a 1973 graduate of Lynchburg College, receiving his master's in education from Lynchburg in 1979. He and his wife Susan, a teacher and volleyball coach, have been married for 24 years.