Head Coach

 VC Lady Tiger Basketball
Women's Head Coach: Edward J. Glover Jr

 

Coach Edward J. Glover Jr. is in his 13th season at the helm of leading the Voorhees College womenís basketball program. He is in his 17th season overall as a head coach and 19th season on the college level.  During his time at VC, he has led the Lady Tigers basketball team to several conference championships and over 200 victories.  With the team's achievements over the years, Glover has received many accolades such as conference and media coach of the year awards and he is currently ranked among the top active NAIA women's basketball coaches in the nation for career wins.

 

Prior experiences include stints as the head womenís basketball coach at Denmark Technical College and assistant menís basketball coach at Claflin University.

 

Glover is a graduate of Claflin University with a B.A. in Sociology and South Carolina State University with a M.A. in Rehabilitation Counseling.  He also attended and lettered at Francis Marion University as a member of the men's basketball squad.

 

The St. Matthews, S.C. native was a three-sport scholar athlete at Calhoun County High School.

 

In addition to his coaching duties, Glover is a mental health professional counselor with the Orangeburg Area Mental Health Center that serves Bamberg, Calhoun and Orangeburg counties and has over twenty years of human services experience. He is also a member of Kappa Alpha Psi Fraternity.

 

Coach Glover is married to Dr. Elrica L.C. Glover and they have two daughters, Erin and Edriana.