Mike Brown is in his second year as assistant women's basketball coach.
Brown came to William Penn from NCAA Division II Upper Iowa where he served as head coach from 2008-2010. During his tenure, he coached the school's first-ever Division II all-conference and all-region players in addition to several academic all-region performers.
Brown, who began his stint at Upper Iowa as an assistant coach in 2005, was also the head coach at Iowa Central CC from 1999-2005, compiling a 115-78 record. His 1999-2000 squad won the Region XI Tournament crown, played in the national tournament, and finished the season ranked eighth in the country. He moved up the ladder at Iowa Central as well, serving as assistant coach from 1997-1999.
He has coached four All-Americans, dozens of all-conference performers, and numerous academic all-region student-athletes.
Brown also has coaching experience at the prep (head sophomore and assistant varsity coach at Des Moines Roosevelt HS from 1996-1997) and NCAA Division I levels (student coach at Drake University from 1992-1996).
Brown is a 1996 graduate of Drake with a degree in biology.