Written by Thomas Scott
Memphis, TN | Lemoyne-Owen College officially announced the hiring of Bonzi Wells as their newest head men’s basketball coach.
Bonzi Wells was selected with the the 11th pick in the 1998 NBA Draft and during his 12-year NBA career he played for the Porland Trailblazers, Sacremento Kings, Houston Rockets, New Orleans Hornets, and the Memphis Grizzlies.
Wells returns to Memphis as the fourth men’s coach in Lemoyne-Owen program history. The Lemoyne-Owen Magicians did not compete during the 2020-2021season due to COVID-19 cancellations. In their last full season, the Magicians finished 4th in the SIAC with a 12-13 overall record.