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Tiger Basketball Coach Information

Coach Price

Head Coach: Jay Price

Jay Price has been the head men's basketball coach at Chattanooga State Community College (Tenn.) for the past ten seasons. In 2012, he was invited to work with USA Basketball for the first time as a court coach at the 2012 USA Men's U18 training camp. "I am very excited and honored to be a part of USA Basketball," Price said. "It's an unbelievable honor that I will cherish for the rest of my life." As the head men's coach of the Tigers, Price has compiled a career record of 224-90 (.713 winning percentage) and is the first college head coach to lead both men's and women's teams to the NJCAA tournament. He has been named Tennessee Community College Athletic Association Coach of the Year four times and has led four teams to Eastern Division Conference championships. In his first season as men's head coach in 2004-05, Price led the Tigers to a NJCAA Region VII semifinal appearance. Throughout his tenure at Chattanooga State, 42 players he has coached have received basketball scholarships to four-year colleges and universities and he has coached four players that have earned NJCAA All-America honors.

Before becoming the men's head coach job at Chattanooga State, Price coached at Notre Dame High School in Chattanooga where he was head women's coach for six years and an assistant men's coach for four years. Price lettered four seasons (1988-92) and was a three year starter at point guard for the University of Tennessee,
Knoxville before embarking on a four year career playing professionally overseas. He played internationally in Venezuela, Saudi Arabia, Mexico and Dominican Republic, in addition to playing for the United States Basketball League (USBL). Prior to playing for the Volunteers, he was a standout at Brainerd High School in Chattanooga.

Coach Price's experience in and knowledge of the game of basketball has also led to the creation of many important relationships that have served him well. Coach Price has served as a small business owner, Director of Programs and Sports with the YMCA, and as public relations and marketing director for Allan Houston Enterprises. These insider relationships have also proven invaluable to Coach Price in assisting Chattanooga State graduates move on within the game and business of basketball.

Jay and his wife Angela have three children: Jala, Kennedy, and Alexis.

Assistant Coach Travis Glover Assistant Coach: Travis Glover (5th season)

Attended Chattanooga High School

Chattanooga State

  • Played 2 years

Columbus State University

  • Received bachelor's degree in Recreation Administration 2003
  • Played 2 years

Chattanooga State

  • Assistant coach/recruiting coordinator 2003-2004 with Melvin Williams
  • Assistant coach with Jay Price2004-2005

University of Tennessee at Chattanooga

  • Director of Basketball Operation 2005-2007

Columbus State University

  • Assistant coach 2007-2008

Chattanooga State

  • Assistant men's/women's basketball 2007-present

Volunteer Assistant Coach Michael Williams Volunteer Assistant Coach: Michael Williams

Attended Riverside High School

United States Air Force

  • Played for 9 years 1973-1982
  • Head Coach Women's Basketball, Aviano Air Base, Italy 2001 and 2010
  • Head Coach Men's Basketball, Aviano Air Base, Italy 2009

Department of Defense Schools Europe

  • Assistant Coach, Boys Basketball, A.B., Italy 1997 -2010
  • Head Coach, Girls Basketball, A.B., Italy 2010

VISINAI SPORTS COMPLEX Comune di Aviano

  • Director/Manager 2005-2007

Federazione Italiana Pallacanestro

  • Head Coach Girls Basketball, Porcia Basket Club 2005-2006
  • Head Coach, Boys Basketball, Sacile Basket Club 2007-2008
  • Head Coach Girls and Boys, WBSC Basketball Camp, Forli (BO) Italy 2003-2009
  • Head Coach Boys Basketball, Aviano Basket Club 2006-2011
  • Head Coach Men's Basketbal,l Aviano, Series "D"A.S.D. 2009-2011

Chattanooga State

  • Volunteer Assistant men's /women's basketball 2012
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