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Basketball Operations Staff - Omar Mance

Title: Player Development Assistant


Mance begins his first season with the Herd and brings over 15 years of coaching experience. Mance served as the head coach at Trevecca Nazarene University (2018-23) and as an assistant coach at his alma mater, Rice University, in two separate stints (2007-08; 2017-18). Additionally, Mance spent time at Vanderbilt University as the Director of Recruiting and Player Personnel and as an assistant coach at Liberty University and Army-West Point. Mance played one season at LSU before finishing his career at Rice University where he was a second-team All-WAC selection in 2003 and named the Owls' MVP in both 2002 and 2003.