Bellarmine University sent out a press release yesterday afternoon officially announcing Reece Gaines as their newest assistant basketball coach. Gaines, a former Louisville star will join Scotty Davenport’s staff after a nine year professional career. Here is an excerpt from the press release.
“I was fortunate to coach Reece all four years at the University of Louisville,” said Bellarmine Head Coach Scott Davenport, “and I can tell you that he possesses a great amount of personal pride. When he applies that pride to coaching, he’ll have a great career (as a coach.)”
Davenport added, “In introducing (Gaines) to the team, he was just incredible. I think Reece will be great for Bellarmine basketball and for Bellarmine University as a whole.”
“I am really looking forward to working with Coach Davenport and the entire Bellarmine basketball family as I embark on a new phase of my career. It’s nice to be back in Louisville and to be at Bellarmine, which has ascended to become one of the...