Keith Richardson, Jr.
Head Women’s Basketball Coach
Keith Richardson Jr. was named the Head Women’s Basketball Coach at Brown Mackie College-Salina on May 16th. Previously, he served as the Assistant Men’s Coach during the 2015-16 season under Head Coach Bryson Flax. The Lions finished the season with an 18-15 record and played for the Region VI Championship.
Richardson also coached at the Division I level (University of Central Arkansas), serving as an Assistant under Coach Clarence Finley during the 2013-14 season. UCA is a member of the Southland Conference.
Coach Richardson is a graduate of Southwestern Oklahoma State University in Weatherford, Oklahoma. He was a part of the Men’s Basketball team from 2008 through 2010. In 2010, he earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Criminal Justice, followed by a Master’s Degree in Education with an emphasis in Sports Management. During that time, he served as a Grad Assistant under SWOSU Athletic Director Todd Thurman.
Coach resides in Salina, and has a daughter, Jaida.
Michael Johnson begins his first year as an assistant coach at Brown Mackie College under head coach Chris Lehecka.
Johnson says he is extremely thankful for the opportunity that Coach Lehecka has given him, and is excited to be a part of this new era at Brown Mackie College. “Coach Johnson brings great energy and knowledge to our program,” says Lehecka. “He has natural leadership skills and takes pride in motivating people. I watched Coach Johnson throughout his career as a player at Kansas Wesleyan, and I am excited to now be working with him on the sidelines.”
Coach Johnson has two siblings, both sisters. His parents are Benjamin and Angela Johnson.