Walden named Knox men’s basketball coach

From: Peoria Journal Star (Peoria, IL)

Peoria native and former Knox College men’s basketball player and assistant coach Kevin Walden is returning to his alma mater to lead the men’s basketball program. Walden becomes just the fourth men’s basketball coach at Knox since 1960. He follows Harley Knosher, Tim Heimann and Rob Purlee, who in July resigned after four seasons to take a position on the staff at Otterbein University.

A 1997 graduate of Peoria Notre Dame, Walden was a two-year starter at Knox and the 2001 team MVP… Read more…