Doug Tolin
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Head Coach

Doug Tolin, coach at OBU since 2000-01, has led the Bison to 12 consecutive NAIA Tournaments, including the national championship in 2010. His teams have reached at least the quarterfinal round seven times. He has led the Bison to the NAIA championship game three times. Voted SAC Coach of the Year in 2002, 2003 and 2012, Tolin was NAIA Coach of the Year in 2010.

Tolin led his Bison to three consecutive regular season conference titles from 2002-04 and another three in a row from 2010-2012. In his second season, Tolin took the team to the NAIA championship game before winning it all in 2010. He got the Bison back to the finals in 2012.

His 2002 squad reached the NAIA championship game and his Bison have been in the national semifinals three times. His squads have won at least two games at the NAIA Championships in all but three seasons.


Tolin has put together six 30-or-more-win teams, with his lowest win total being a 23-win campaign.

Tolin has coached nine All-NAIA Tournament picks, nine first-team All-Americans, a third-team All-American and three NAIA Players of the Year, as well as eight All-America honorable mention selections and 11 NAIA All-America Scholar Athletes.

A 1975 graduate of East Central University, Tolin, holds a bachelor's degree in accounting and a master's degree in secondary education, also from ECU. He attended high school at Bartlesville Sooner High School, graduating in 1971.

He was selected OBCA, Oklahoma Coaches Association and All-City Coach of the Year in 1999 and owns more than 10 other conference, regional and district Coach of the Year awards.

He was selected to coach the Faith 7 Game in 1993 and coached the Oklahoma All-Stars to a 108-107 win over Texas.

 Tolin and his wife, Susan, have three grown children, Christy, Kyle and Keely.
 

 
 
2012-13 Men's Basketball Roster
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrevious School
1Desmond GriffinSRG6-4190Lake Charles, La.Paris JC
3David JohnsonSRG6-1185Chicago, Ill.Waubonsee CC
4Kendall ParksJRG5-9 Midwest City, Okla.Seminole State
10Cale JacksonSOG6-2210Shawnee, Okla.Bethel HS
11Kameron PriceJRG6-3 Fort Worth, TexasCollin County
12Matt SehornSRG6-2 Shawnee, Okla.Shawnee HS
20Jesse NixonFRG5-11 Washington, Okla.Washington HS
21Chase AdamsSRG6-1 Tucson, Ariz.Biola
24Gavan SteinmetzFRG6-4 Fort Cobb, Okla.Fort Cobb-Broxton HS
25Clinton HoustonSRF6-7 Flower Mound, TexasSan Diego
44Marques AndersonSRF6-7225Phoenix, Ariz.Grayson
45Hayden DarstJRC6-9 Antlers, Okla.East Central
Doug Tolin - Head Coach
Kyle Tolin - Associate Head Coach
Jacobi Isham - Student Assistant