Athletic Director / Head Women's Basketball Coach
About Me / who I am
Kevin Herod begins his fourth season at the helm as Head Coach of the Talladega College women's basketball team, looking to capitalize on last season's first Gulf Coast Athletic Conference tournament championship.
In three seasons, Coach Herod has won two GCAC regular season championships, one GCAC tournament championship, two trips to the NAIA Divison I National Championship, and two GCAC Coach of the Year Awards.
He has developed 5 NAIA All Americans and 12 All-GCAC players during his coaching tenure at Talladega.
At the beginning of the 2016/17 season, Coach Herod was named Talladega College's interim Athletic Director, taking on the additional responsibility for the administration of all eight of Talladega College's athletic teams.
He also serves as the Gulf Coast Athletic Conference's women's basketball rater, where he helps facilitate NAIA Division I women's basketball national team rankings.
Coach Herod is a Talladega College graduate with a Bachelor of Arts degree in Organizational Management; a Master's Degree from Salem University in Global Business Management. He is currently a Ph.D. candidate in Sports Management.
Highlights / my coaching accomplishments
Timeline / my career highlights
Head Coach, Women's Basketball
GCAC 2017 TOURNAMENT CHAMPS
Head coach Kevin Herod guided Talladega Women's Basketball to its 1st GCAC Tournament Championship in the school's history.More
GCAC COACH OF THE YEAR 2017
Kevin Herod was named 2017 GCAC Coach of the Year for a second time after leading the Talladega Women's Basketball team to its 2nd consecutive regular season conference championship.More
GCAC 2017 CONFERENCE CHAMPS
Kevin Herod led the 2016-17 Talladega Women's Basketball team to its second consecutive regular season GCAC Conference Championship with an 11-1 record.
GCAC 2016 CONFERENCE CHAMPS
Kevin Herod led Talladega Women's Basketball to the GCAC 2015-16 regular season championship with 11-1 record.
GCAC COACH OF THE YEAR 2016
Kevin Herod was named 2016 GCAC Coach of the Year after leading the Talladega Women's Basketball team to the conference championship and invitation to the NAIA National Tournament.More
ASSISTANT ATHLETIC DIRECTOR
Athletic Compliance Director
ASSISTANT BASKETBALL COACH
Associate Head Coach, Women's Basketball
GCAC 2013 CHAMPS
Associate Head Coach on the 2013 GCAC Regular Season Championship team.
USCAA NATIONAL CHAMPIONSHIP
Associate Head Coach on Talladega College's 2010 USCAA Women's National Championship team.
DIRECTOR, BASKETBALL OPERATIONS
Top Game, LLC
Head Coach, Varsity Basketball
Physical Education Teacher
SPORTS PUBLIC RELATIONS CONSULTANT
"Be more concerned with your character than your reputation, because your character is what you really are, while your reputation is merely what others think you are."
Education / what I have studied
Ph.D., Sports Management
North Central University
MBA, Business Administration
Salem International University
BA, Organizational Management
2015 - present
Testimonials / what others say about me