Shannon Hough
Shannon Hough
Title: Assistant Coach
Previous College: Eastern Illinois University

Shannon Hough begins his 18th season as assistant basketball coach at Olney Central College and his 12th with Coach Burris.  Hough previously worked under former OCC head coaches: Coach Bussard and Coach Schimberg. 

Hough is a native of Olney, IL and graduated from East Richland High School.  He is a teacher at East Richland Middle School. 

Hough holds an associates degree from Vincennes University and a bachelors degree from Eastern Illinois University.  Shannon ran track at both Vincennes and Eastern Illinois.  He is married to Lezlee and they have two wonderful children in Cameron and Holden. 


Coach Burris on Hough: "Shannon has been a great asset for me from day one. I appreciate what he brings to our program on a daily basis. He is a tremendous teacher of fundamentals and does a great job helping our guys get better on a daily basis in skill work."