Darin is in his 16th year as an assistant coach for the Eagles. He was instrumental with his efforts on the floor and recruiting in bringing a national championship to Kirkwood in 1998. He has helped Kirkwood to an overall record of 419-105 in his 16 years. Darin brings enthusiasm and knowledge to the program, as well as a strong desire to succeed. Darin also is in his 16th season as the head golf coach at Kirkwood and currently works on campus in the Advising and Transfer Center.
A 1991 graduate of Wapsie Valley High School, Darin was a four-sport letter winner. He was a first Team All-Stater in football and third Team All-Stater in basketball while qualifying for the state golf tournament his junior and senior years. Darin graduated from Coe College in 1995, with a Business Administration and a minor in Economics and Physical Education. Darin participated in basketball and golf for four years, captaining the basketball team his junior and senior seasons. He finished in the top two individually in the conference golf tournament all four years.
Darin's hobbies are playing golf, watching sports on TV, reading and spending time with family and friends whenever possible. He currently lives in Fairfax with his wife, Anna and daughter Nadia.
2011-12 Men's Basketball Roster
|2||Kevin Hunter||FR||F||6-6||230||Chicago, IL|
|3||Rodney Pryor||FR||G||6-4||185||Evanston, IL|
|4||Preston Brunz||SO||G||6-1||173||Mankato, MN|
|10||Michael Weber||SO||G||5-9||165||Ames, IA|
|13||Derek Witt||FR||F||6-5||185||Clinton, IA|
|14||Dominic Wilder||FR||G||6-1||170||Mequan, WI|
|15||Onterier Brown||FR||F||6-3||180||Des Moines, IA|
|21||Gage Heffernan||FR||F||6-4||200||Peosta, IA|
|22||Tayler Bontrager||SO||G||6-1||170||Iowa City, IA|
|23||Devan Douglas||FR||G||6-2||190||Clinton, IA|
|25||Kasey Semler||FR||G||6-1||190||Marion, IA|
|30||Antione Howard||SO||F||6-4||190||Milwaukee, WI|
|33||Eddie Denard||SO||F||6-6||220||Chicago, IL|
|40||Matt Tiby||FR||F||6-8||225||Urbandale, IA|
|43||Kortney Darby||FR||F||6-6||220||Chicago, IL|
|54||Okey Ukah||FR||F||6-8||215||Iowa City, IA|