JONESBORO, Ark. (2/22/13) - The success achieved by Arkansas State University men's basketball team this 2012-13 season hasn't went unnoticed by the national media as CollegeInsider.com featured ASU head coach John Brady this Friday (Feb. 22) in an online interview podcast.
Arkansas State, which is presently 17-9 overall with a first-place 11-6 mark in the Sun Belt Conference's (SBC) West Division this season, is midst a current three-game winning streak and has won six of its last seven contests. The Red Wolves have secured a first-round bye for the upcoming 2013 SBC Championship Tournament and can claim a share of the conference's West Division title with a win this Saturday (Feb. 23) evening versus Troy. A-State's regular-season home finale is slated for a 7:05 p.m. (CT) opening tip-off at the ASU Convocation Center in Jonesboro, Ark.
Click here to download and listen to the Coach Brady interview podcast.
Coach Brady, who's presently in his fifth year at Arkansas State, has guided ASU to double-digit win totals in each of his five seasons with 17 victories per campaign on three occasions. Brady led the Red Wolves to a share of the SBC West Division Championship title in the 2010-11 campaign. In his first season (2008-09) at A-State, Brady guided the Red Wolves to a national 22nd-place ranking in CollegeInsider.com's Mid-Major Top 25 poll. The following 2009-10 season, Arkansas State advanced to the SBC Championship Tourney's semifinal round and finished second in the SBC West Division. For his efforts, Brady was tabbed as the Sun Belt Conference's Coach of the Year and also recognized as the District VII Coach of the Year by the United States Basketball Writers Association (USBWA).
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