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Pirate Basketball

Welcome to Pirate Basketball!

 

For more information about Pirate Basketball please contact the Pirate Basketball coaching staff:

Coach Wayne Riley - Head Basketball Coach
wriley@lcisd.net

Coach Gabe Harris - Varsity Assistant
gharris@lcisd.net

Coach Austin Taylor - Varsity Assistant / JV Coach
ataylor@lcisd.net

Coach Gary Gates - Varsity Assistant / 9th Coach
ggates@lcisd.net

Pirate Basketball Playoff History

2014-2015: 5A Playoff Qualifier



2013-2014: 3A Bi-District Champions



2012-2013: 3A Playoff Qualifier



2011-2012: District 2-3A Runner-Up / Bi-District Champions



2010-2011: District 2-3A Runner-Up / Playoff Qualifier



2008-2009: 3A Playoff Qualifier



2007-2008: 3A Bi-District Champions / Area Champions / Regional Quarterfinalist



2003-2004: 3A Bi-District Champions



2002-2003: 3A District Champions / Playoff Qualifier



2001-2002: 3A Playoff Qualifier



2000-2001: 3A Bi-District Champions



1997-1998: 3A Playoff Qualifier
Pirate Basketball Coaching Staff



Coach Wayne Riley - Head Basketball Coach
mailto:wriley@lcisd.net

Coach Gabe Harris - Varsity Assistant
Coach Harris is in his 10th year of coaching at Lubbock-Cooper High School. He graduated from Levelland High School in 1996. He played one season at Eastern New Mexico University in 1997. He served as a Student Assistant for the basketball team at South Plains College in 1998. He graduated with a degree in Kinesiology from the University of Texas-Arlington in 2005. Coach Harris and his wife, Courtney, have two children, Baron and Olivia.

gharris@lcisd.net


Coach Austin Taylor - Varsity Assistant / Junior Varsity Coach

Coach Taylor is in his 3rd year of coaching at Lubbock-Cooper High School. He graduated from Lubbock-Cooper High School in 2008. He attended Midland College for two years where he played baseball. He attended Texas Tech University the next three years where he earned his Bachelor of Arts in English in 2013.

ataylor@lcisd.net

Coach Gary Gates - Varsity Assistant / Freshman Coach

Coach Gates is in his 5th year of coaching in the Lubbock-Cooper district. He graduated high school in 2003 from Shallowater High School. He attended Wayland Baptist University, where he played baseball for 4 years and also received Bachelors degree in Exercise and Sports Science. He then attended Graduate School at Texas Tech University in 2010 and received his Masters degree in Sports Management in 2013.

ggates@lcisd.net