Ian Holleran joined the St. Edward’s University women’s basketball coaching staff as a graduate assistant in 2017. He enters his first season looking to help the Hilltoppers defend their Heartland Conference regular-season and tournament titles.
Holleran came to SEU after serving as the assistant women’s basketball coach at Nebraska Wesleyan in Lincoln from 2016-17. With Holleran on staff, the Prairie Wolves improved their win total by nine games in his first season. Among numerous other duties, Holleran provided scouting reports, assisted with recruiting, developed game plans and ran workouts for players.
Prior to Nebraska Wesleyan, Holleran was the reserve girls basketball coach and varsity assistant coach at Lincoln High School in Lincoln, Neb from Oct. 2015 to June 2016. He also worked as the assistant boys basketball coach at Lincoln Northeast High School from Nov. 2014 to March 2015.
Originally from Herndon, Virginia, Holleran graduated from the University of Nebraska-Lincoln in 2015 with a bachelor’s degree in education. He is currently pursuing a Master of Science in Leadership and Change at St. Edward’s University.