JONESBORO, Ark. (2/7/13) - Arkansas State University men's basketball fans, alumni, and friends now have another opportunity to connect with the program as ASU head coach John Brady has joined the popular social media platform Twitter.

You can follow Coach Brady on Twitter at JohnBrady_Coach for information pertaining to the Red Wolves' men's basketball program.

"I'm excited about Twitter and it's another way I can communicate with our great fans and those who care about ASU," said Brady.  "I'm looking forward to informing those who are interested about ASU and our men's basketball program about what's happening almost on a daily basis along with providing a unique perspective on the game of basketball.  My hope is to create a following which will provide some insight and knowledge."

Twitter is a useful platform which collegiate coaches around the nation utilize to engage with fans and promote their program. 

"We're excited about Coach Brady joining Twitter," said ASU Director of Men's Basketball Operations Brodrick Johnson.  "In the world of college athletics, it's imperative to be actively engaged with social media.  I believe it gets you connected with not only fans, but also Coach will be able to reconnect with his former players of which some are in the NBA or playing overseas.

"Social media also plays a significant role in recruiting and opens another way for us  to know a recruit and his family on a personal level," added Johnson. 

Please click on this link to access Coach Brady's Twitter page.