Drury men's basketball head coach Chris Foster has hired Miles Lester as an assistant coach for the program, with Lester bringing experience from the University of Houston, where he was part of the top-ranked college basketball team and worked as Assistant Video Coordinator and Player Development Coach.

By the Numbers
  • 32-5 record for the Houston Cougars last season.
  • Lester played one season at Rice and then transferred to Wake Forest, where he spent four years with the team.
Yes, But

Lester's coaching role at the University of Houston was during part of last season, and his direct involvement in the team's success may be limited.

State of Play
  • Miles Lester's recruitment adds new talent and experience to the coaching staff at Drury University.
  • Foster, now in his fourth season as head coach, is assembling a team with diverse backgrounds and strong basketball knowledge.
Bottom Line

Miles Lester's addition brings a wealth of experience and a strong work ethic to the Drury Panthers' coaching staff, enhancing their ability to recruit talented student-athletes and develop the basketball program further.