Chris Graves named D3hoops.com South Region Coach of the Year

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—Birmingham-Southern Head Men's Basketball Coach Chris Graves has been named South Region Coach of the Year by D3hoops.com.

Graves, who is in his first year as head coach, guided the Panthers to a banner year, going 24-1 in the regular season and earning an at-large bid to the NCAA Division III national tournament the first year they were eligible. He was also named SCAC Coach of the Year, the first time that a first-year head coach has earned the honor. BSC was ranked as high as eighth by D3hoops.com during the season.