Kenya and Michael Landers leave Trinity Valley CC for Ole Miss

Saturday they guided Trinity Valley Community College to an NJCAA National Championship. Today Kenya and Michael Landers resigned to be assistant coaches at Ole Miss. She will serve as recruiting coordinator and he will be director of basketball operations.

Kenya Landers, an alumni of TVCC, was co-coach with husband Michael Landers, who had coached at TVCC before, for the last two seasons. Last year they were national champion runners-up.

Monday Ole Miss announced the hiring of Adrian Wiggins as head coach. He was introduced at a press conference yesterday. Wiggins had served as head coach at Fresno State for 10 years.

On a social networking site, Kenya Landers said the couple felt “called” to the new job, and that they were excited.