ALBANY, N.Y.—Three months after head basketball coach Jeff Holmes retired, the school has named his successor.
Mike Cavotta will take over the Blue Bison basketball program and be the first new face to lead the team in 25 years.
Cavotta spent 16 years in the Shaker basketball program as a freshman and modified coach.
Cavotta said Holmes was very active in the process and played a big role in his hire. He said he can’t wait for basketball season to begin.
The new coach hopes to lead Shaker to its first section two title since the 1991-92 season.