Kelvin Long
Assistant Coach
2010-11 Women's Basketball Coaches
PHONE: (423) 439-5347 EMAIL: longk@etsu.edu
Kelvin Long

Head coach Karen Kemp turned to a familiar face from her 2007-08 Atlantic Sun Championship squad to fill her third assistant position. In August 2008, Kelvin Long accepted the open Lady Buccaneer assistant slot, after being a graduate manager for ETSU's first Atlantic Sun championship team.

Long, who enters his fourth season as a full-time assistant, will continue assisting with recruiting, travel coordinator, and working with the guards.

The Knoxville, Tenn., native has done an excellent job with the guard work since being brought on as an assistant. On the court, a pair of guards received A-Sun accolades as Siarre Evans and TaRonda Wiles were named Atlantic Sun co-Players of the Year in 2010. Along with those accolades, the guard tandem were also unanimous First Team All-Atlantic Sun selections, while both were tabbed to the A-Sun All-Tournament Team after capturing the Lady Bucs' third straight tournament title in March. For the second straight year, Evans was named Tournament MVP, while she also secured her second consecutive A-Sun rebounding title at the end of her senior year. Meanwhile, Wiles took home her second straight First Team All-Atlantic Sun accolade after leading the league in scoring in 2009-10.

In 2008-09, coach Long saw Evans win the A-Sun scoring and rebounding titles, while also becoming a WBCA State Farm Coaches' All-American Finalist. Evans also won her first A-Sun Player of the Year award as a junior.

"Kelvin has done a tremendous job since joining the staff," commented Kemp. "He is very eager to learn and work on new things, and has already done an outstanding job with the recruiting."

Long received his Master's in Sport Management last December and spent the previous three summers before arriving at ETSU as an AAU summer coach.

2010-11 Women's Basketball
Women's Basketball Coaches
Karen Kemp
Head Coach
DeShawne Blocker
Associate Head Coach
Kelvin Long
Assistant Coach
MCC NCAA South Regional Tallahassee, Fla.
Nov 14 13 of 22
WCC NCAA South Regional Tallahassee, Fla.
Nov 14 23 of 29
VB ETSU 3 Charleston, S.C.
Nov 14 The Citadel 1
WBB ETSU 81 Final
Nov 14 University of North Carolina at Asheville 68
MBB ETSU 76 F
Nov 14 Valparaiso 90
VB ETSU 3 Macon, Ga.
Nov 15 Mercer University 1
WBB High Point University 76 Final
Nov 17 ETSU 84
MBB Virginia-Wise 66 F
Nov 18 ETSU 111
WBB Appalachian State University 76 Final
Nov 19 ETSU 70
WBB ETSU 79 Final
Nov 21 Saint Francis University 63
VB ETSU Greensboro, N.C.
Nov 22, 12:00 p.m. No. 5 Western Carolina (SoCon Quarterfinal)
MBB UNC Asheville Freedom Hall
Nov 22, 7:00 p.m. ETSU
VB ETSU Greensboro, N.C.
Nov 23, 7:00 p.m. Southern Conference Tournament (Semifinals)
VB ETSU Greensboro, N.C.
Nov 24, 7:00 p.m. Southern Conference Tournament (Championship)
MBB ETSU Rock Hill, S.C.
Nov 24, 7:00 p.m. Winthrop
WBB ETSU Terre Haute, Ind.
Nov 24, 8:00 p.m. Indiana State University
WBB ETSU Bloomington, Ind.
Nov 26, 2:00 p.m. Indiana University
WBB ETSU Blacksburg, Va.
Nov 29, 5:00 p.m. Virginia Tech University
MBB ETSU Morehead, Ky.
Dec 1, 7:00 p.m. Morehead State