Tulsa McLain Hires Former TU Coach - NewsOn6.com - Tulsa, OK - News, Weather, Video and Sports - KOTV.com |

Tulsa McLain Hires Former TU Coach

TULSA, Okla. (AP) -- Former University of Tulsa men's basketball coach John Phillips is returning to the prep game.

Phillips will take over as head coach of Tulsa McLain High School, where he graduated in 1965.

The job was left open when Shea Seals stepped down to become head basektball coach at Tulsa's Booker -T- Washington High School.

Phillips played three seasons of varsity basketball in the McLain fieldhouse from 1962 to 1965.

The 60-year-old Phillips also has accepted a classroom teaching assignment.

In 16 seasons of coaching basketball at Broken Arrow, Stillwater, Edison, Bartlesville and Mannford, Phillips' record was 273-159.
Powered by Frankly
News On 6
303 N. Boston Ave.
Tulsa, OK 74103
Newson6.com is proud to provide Oklahomans with timely and relevant news and information, sharing the stories, pictures and loves of Oklahomans across our great state.
All content © Copyright 2000 - 2018 KOTV. Oklahoma Traveler™ is a registered trademark of Griffin Communications. All Rights Reserved.
For more information on this site, please read our Privacy Policy, and Terms of Service, and Ad Choices.