2015-16 Men's Basketball
Record: 0-0 Home: 0-0 Away: 0-0 Neutral: 0-0 WHAC: 0-0
Coaches
Kim Elders Image

Kim Elders is in his 23rd season at the helm  of the Cornerstone University Men's Basketball program and boasts an overall record of 561-217 (.721).

Coach Elders:
Family: Wife: Holly; Stepchildren: Nic, Zac, Cam and Missy
Alma Mater (Year): Grand Valley State (‘77), Western Michigan (‘93)

Team Accomplishments
Three NAIA DII National Championships (‘99, ‘11, ‘15)
Eight WHAC Regular Season Championships (’96, ’99, ’05, ’07, ’10, ’11, ’14, ’15)
Nine WHAC Tournament Championships (’99, ’01, ’02, ’04, ’06, ’10, ’11, ’14, ’15)
13 Straight WHAC Tournament title game appearances from 1999-2011
Three NAIA DII Fab Four Appearances
Three NAIA DII Elite Eight Appearances
32 NAIA DII National Tournament victories (2nd all-time after 2014-15 season)
Led 98-99 team to undefeated WHAC record (only team in WHAC history to do so)
2013-14 team set WHAC record with 20 wins

Individual Honors
Two-time NAIA/NABC National Coach of the Year (’99, ’15)
1999 NABC and BCAM Coach of the Year
1996 NCCAA National Coach of the Year
Six-time WHAC Coach of the Year (’96, ’99,  ’10, ’11, ’14)

 

Year

W

L

PCT.

WHAC

NAIA

2014-2015

33

5

.868

T-1st

Champions

2013-2014

30

5

.857

1st

Sweet 16

2012-2013

21

11

.656

T-4th

--

2011-2012

19

13

.593

2nd

First Round

2010-2011

34

4

.895

1st

Champions

2009-2010

29

7

.806

1st

Quarterfinals

2008-2009

21

12

.636

T-3rd

--

2007-2008

17

16

.515

4th

--

2006-2007

25

10

.714

1st

Quarterfinals

2005-2006

23

11

.676

2nd

First Round

2004-2005

30

6

.833

T-1st

Quarterfinals

2003-2004

27

9

.750

2nd

Sweet 16

2002-2003

29

8

.784

2nd

Fab Four

2001-2002

34

4

.895

2nd

Fab Four

2000-2001

30

9

.769

2nd

Fab Four

1999-2000

22

11

.667

3rd

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1998-1999

37

3

.925

1st

Champions

1997-1998

24

8

.750

2nd

--

1996-1997

17

15

.563

5th

--

1995-1996

24

10

.706

1st

--

1994-1995

18

21

.462

4th

--

1993-1994

17

19

.472

5th

--

Totals

561

217

 

 

 

 
Ted Albert Image

Coach Albert:
Experience: 5th Season
Alma Mater (Year): Cornerstone (’11)

Team Accomplishments as Coach
2014-15 NAIA DII National Champions
Two WHAC Regular Season titles (’14 and ’15)
Two WHAC Tournament titles (’14 and ’15)

Main Responsibilities:
Recruiting, Post-Player Development, Head JV Coach

Playing Experience
Played at Cornerstone from 2006-2011…scored 443 career points and helped team to 88-21 overall record

 
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Dom Allen
Assistant Coach - 3rd Season

Coach Allen
Experience: 3rd Season
Alma Mater (Year): Cornerstone (’11)

Team Accomplishments as Coach
2014-15 NAIA DII National Champions
Two WHAC Regular Season titles (’14 and ’15)
Two WHAC Tournament titles (’14 and ’15)

Main Responsibilities:
Recruiting, Scouting and Guard Development

Playing Experience
Played at Cornerstone from 2007-2011…led team to 2010-11 NAIA DII National Championship…was fifth all-time at Cornerstone in assists after graduation with 429…scored 800 career points

 
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Eric DeSantis
Assistant Coach - 11th Season

Coach DeSantis
Experience: 11th Season
Alma Mater (Year): Moody Bible Institute


Team Accomplishments as Coach
Two-time NAIA DII National Championships (’11 and ’15)
Five WHAC Regular Season titles (’05, ’07, ’11, ’14, ’15)
Five WHAC Tournament titles (’06, ’10, ’11, ’14, ’15)

Main Responsibilities:
Recruiting. Scouting and Post-Player Development

Playing Experience
Played at Moody Bible – Team Captain and MVP as a senior

 
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Andrew McClain
Assistant Coach - 5th Season

Coach McClain:
Experience: 5th Season
Alma Mater (Year): Cornerstone (’11)

Team Accomplishments as Coach
2010-11 and 2014-15 NAIA DII National Champions
Three WHAC Regular Season titles (’11, ’14 and ’15)
Three WHAC Tournament titles (’11, ’14 and ’15)

Main Responsibilities:
Scouting and Video Coordinator and JV Assistant Coach

 
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Wes Hudson
Recruiting Assistant - 2nd Season

Coach Hudson:
Experience: 2nd Season

Team Accomplishments as Coach
2014-15 NAIA DII National Champions
WHAC Regular Season title (2015)
WHAC Tournament titles (2015)

Main Responsibilities:
Recruiting, Guard Development

Playing Experience
Played at Cornerstone from 2010-14…2013-14 WHAC Player of the Year and NAIA First Team All-American…scored 2,036 career points and dished out 412 assists…Three-time All-WHAC First Team

 
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Joe Irving
Manager - 3rd Season
 
 
 
 
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