Prior to coaching at Missouri State, she served as head coach for four years of the NC State Wolfpack women's basketball team. Her brother Brent and her late father White County and Tennessee Tech legend Kenneth, all are honored on the gym wall as members of … The University of Tennessee Lady Volunteers have named Kellie Harper their new head coach. Kellie also has a six-year-old son (Jackson) and ten-month-old daughter (Kylie). Kellie Harper Photo Kellie Harper Parents | Kellie Harper Siblings. Kellie Harper took to Twitter to offer a fond farewell to Missouri State on Tuesday.

Career record in 15 seasons as a head coach is 285-208 It’s a typical Saturday morning, and the Lady Bears’ head coach Kellie Harper is watching game film with her young son Jackson resting on top of her. Chamique Holdsclaw, who played with Kellie (Jolly) Harper for four years and won three national titles with the point guard, was a bridesmaid in the wedding in 1999 in Kellie Harper… ... VFL Kellie Harper will take on the role she's always dreamed of -- leading the Lady Vols basketball team as their next head coach. THE HARPER FILE Personal Information Name: Kellie (Jolly) Harper Birthday: May 3, 1977 Hometown: Sparta, Tenn. High School: White County High School, '95 Education: B.S.

SPARTA — Tennessee women’s basketball head coach Kellie Harper, who was born and raised in this small middle Tennessee city, was officially welcomed back to her hometown with a celebration “It’s almost like my personal life and my professional life is all one thing,” Kellie Harper said. (Math), Tennessee, 1999 Spouse: Jon Harper Children: Jackson, Kiley Coaching Experience OVERALL . A look inside Kellie Harper's contract as Lady Vols head coach.

Missouri State coach Kellie Harper, right, celebrates the team's 69-60 win over Iowa State with her 5-year-old son, Jackson Harper, after a second-round … THE HARPER FILE Personal Information Name: Kellie (Jolly) Harper Birthday: May 3, 1977 Hometown: Sparta, Tenn. High School: White County High School, '95 Education: B.S.

Harper -- then Kellie Jolly -- was the point guard for the national champions in 1998, as Tennessee went 38-0 and won its third NCAA title in a row and sixth overall. Harper, then Kellie Jolly, ran the point for three straight Tennessee national championships from 1996-98, three incredible teams, the 39-0 … Laundry is right next to film. The UT graduate and basketball standout says the program holds a special place in her heart.

John Shearer: Thoughts About Kellie J. Harper, Women Coaches And The Alabama/Braves ‘A’s Saturday, April 6, 2019 - by John Shearer Kellie Jolly and Jon Harper in 2003 Harper was born to Kenneth Jolly who was also a basketball coach. Wochit. The Harpers would be in a fishbowl under a lot of scrutiny and high expectations for immediate success. Harper -- then Kellie Jolly -- was the point guard for the national champions in 1998, as Tennessee went 38-0 and won its third NCAA title in a row and sixth overall. How Lady Vols coach Kellie Harper learned about basketball, life from her dad. (Math), Tennessee, 1999 Spouse: Jon Harper Children: Jackson, Kiley Coaching Experience OVERALL . That takes a toll on a young family, and the Tennessee job would be much more demanding.
Harper was announced as the Lady Vols' coach on April 9. Record in 16 full seasons as a head coach is 306-218
“It’s a checklist, you just go right down. Kellie Jolly Harper (born May 3, 1977) is an American basketball coach who is currently the head women's basketball coach of the Missouri State University Lady Bears. Kellie Harper, then Kellie Jolly, was the popular point guard during Tennessee's three-peat of championships from 1996-98.