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Shannon Hough begins his 23rd season as assistant basketball coach at Olney Central College and his 15th with Coach Burris. Hough previously worked under former OCC head coaches: Coach Bussard, Coach Schimberg, and Coach Glash.
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. Hough was a standout in 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."