Men's Basketball Coaching Staff

HEAD COACH: Jim Holcomb


Jim Holcomb was hired as Simpson University’s head men’s basketball coach and assistant athletic director in June 2013. He has had coaching experience as an assistant coach at the college level and a head coach at the high school level. He was an assistant coach for Simpson from 1999-2003 and an assistant coach for Shasta College in Redding from 2008-2013. He was the head coach at Anderson High School from 2003-2008.

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Holcomb earned a B.A. in Organizational Leadership from Simpson’s School of Continuing Studies, ASPIRE program in 2001. He has also earned a teaching credential and an M.A. in Education, both from Simpson’s School of Education.

Coach Holcomb resides in Redding with his wife, Jeanette. They have been married for 34 years and have two daughters, Jill and Jennifer. In his spare time, he likes to go hunting and spend time outdoors and with his family.