LINCOLN UNIVERSITY, Pa. – The Lincoln University men's basketball head coach John Hill was recently appointed to the NCAA Division II Men's Basketball Atlantic Regional Advisory Committee.
Coach Hill will represent the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) along with co-representative Head Coach Darryl Brooks of Bowie State University. Coaches and administrators of the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA), Pennsylvania State Athletic Conference (PSAC), and Mountain East Conference (MEC) comprise the NCAA Division II Atlantic Region's Committee.
As a member of the Regional Advisory Committee, Coach Hill will assist the national committee in the evaluation of teams for post season competition. In addition, the Regional Advisory Committee will evaluate potential regional sites for the NCAA Championships.
Hill, a 1990 Greensboro graduate, is in his fifth season as head coach of the Lions. In January 2014, he was named CIAA Coach of the Week and capped the season winning the 2014 ECAC Men's Basketball Tournament Championships marking the Lions' 20th win of the season. The Lions notched consecutive winning seasons in back-to-back years from 2012-2014 and were crowned CIAA Northern Division Champions of the 2012-13 season