Men's Basketball Coaching Staff
Head Coach
Lon Kruger
Lon Kruger is in his seventh campaign as head coach of the Oklahoma Sooners and 32nd season of coaching college basketball. Kruger, who has been leaving his trademark rebuilding stamp on college basketball programs throughout his career, is the first Division I coach to ever take five different schools to the NCAA Tournament. In 2015 he became the first coach since the NCAA Tournament expanded to 64 teams in 1985 to take four programs to the Sweet 16 or beyond.   FULL BIO
Associate Head Coach
Chris Crutchfield
An assistant coach for over 15 years on the Division I level and a former junior college head coach, Chris Crutchfield enters his seventh season on the Oklahoma staff. He was hired by in April 2011 as an assistant coach after spending four seasons at Oral Roberts University in the same capacity. In May of 2016, Crutchfield was promoted as the program's associate head coach.    FULL BIO
Assistant Coach
Carlin Hartman
Carlin Hartman is in his second season as an assistant coach for the Sooners. Hartman was hired by head coach Lon Kruger on May 4, 2016 after spending the past two seasons as the associate head coach at Rice University.   FULL BIO
Assistant Coach
Kevin Kruger
Kevin Kruger is in his second season as an assistant coach for the Sooners. Kruger was hired by head coach on April 13, 2016 after spending the previous two seasons as an assistant coach for Northern Arizona University.   FULL BIO
Director of Strength and Performance
Bryce Daub
In his role, Daub oversees program design and implementation for all aspects of performance enhancement.   FULL BIO
Director of Operations
Mike Shepherd
Entering his seventh season as Oklahoma's director of basketball operations, Mike Shepherd worked the previous seven seasons at UNLV in the same capacity under OU head coach Lon Kruger.   FULL BIO