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Spring Hill boys basketball coach leaving for Baylor
POSTED: Friday, June 14, 2013 - 12:19pm
UPDATED: Wednesday, June 19, 2013 - 8:29am
Tyler, TX (KETK) — KETK has confimed with Spring Hill Athletic Director Mark Sartain, Spring Hill varsity head boy's basketball coach, Hunter Taylor, has resigned and will be taking a graduate assistant coaching job at Baylor University.
Taylor, a White Oak High School alum, was an assistant basketball coach at Trinity University from 2010-2011 before taking the head coaching job at Spring Hill.
Under Taylor, the Panthers put up a 46-19 record with two playoff appearances.
Baylor, coached by Scott Drew, finished the year 23-14 and brought home the first NIT championship to Waco after beating Iowa 74-54 at Madison Square Garden in New York City.
The Bears averaged 76 points per game last season while their opponenets held a 66.4. point average.
This will be Taylor's second tenure coaching at the university level.