Meet Head Coach Jim Engles
2015 Metropolitan and Mid-Major Coach of the Year Jim Engles became the 23rd head coach in the 116-year history of its men’s basketball program in April 2016.
Engles returns to Columbia after spending the past eight years as head coach for the New Jersey Institute of Technology. Over the past six seasons at NJIT, Engles compiled a 100-88 record, including back-to-back 20-win seasons the past two years. Prior to leading the Highlanders, Engles served as an assistant coach at Columbia under former head coach Joe Jones from 2003 to 2008.Read More