Dirden resigns; accepts assistant coaching position at NCAA Division I Institution
April 26, 2019
Northwestern Oklahoma State University head men’s basketball coach Shawn Dirden has resigned his position to become an assistant coach at a NCAA Division I institution, Brad Franz, director of athletics announced Wednesday.
During his three seasons as the head coach of the Rangers, Dirden compiled a 42-42 overall record. Dirden led the Rangers to a 22-7 campaign in 2017-18, the fifth best season in Northwestern basketball history. The 2017-18 Rangers earned their first postseason berth as a NCAA team and reached the Great American Conference tournament semifinals with a win over Southern...