Jon Prevo enters his eighth season as head women's basketball coach at Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology in his 20th season on the college's coaching staff.
Prevo has led the women's basketball squad to five Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference Tournament appearances in his seven seasons as head coach. His 2006-07 squad earned a school record 21 victories and placed second in the league standings.
The Engineers also qualified for the HCAC Tournament in 2008, 2011, 2012 and 2013. Prevo's career women's basketball head coaching mark stands at 75-105, including the squad's first ever postseason tournament win with a victory over Manchester in the 2012 HCAC Tournament.
Prevo will complete his 20th basketball season at Rose-Hulman this winter, after previously serving as the men's basketball assistant coach for 12 years. The Engineer men's team had a record of 184-128 in 12 seasons under the work of head coach Jim Shaw and Prevo.
Prevo became the fifth head women's basketball coach at Rose-Hulman. As associate athletic director for the past seven years, Prevo serves as the athletic department compliance officer and chairman of the college's Athletic Hall of Fame Committee.
In 2006-07, Rose-Hulman achieved 19 total school records, highlighted by the most wins and best women's basketball conference finish in a season in school history. Individually, Rose-Hulman players earned a pair of all-region awards and two first-team all-conference honors.
Prevo, a member of the Women's Basketball Coaches Association, came to Rose-Hulman with Shaw after serving as an assistant men's basketball coach at Indiana State University during the 1993-94 season. He previously served as assistant basketball coach at the U.S. Military Academy in West Point, N.Y., from 1991-93 and was an assistant at the University of Evansville from 1989-91.
Prior to his college experience, Prevo served as the head basketball and track coach at Cisne (Ill.) High School from 1987-89, earning league basketball Coach of the Year honors in 1987 and 1988.
Prevo earned a bachelor's degree in physical education from Indiana State in 1986 and completed coursework towards a master's degree in counseling at the University of Evansville in 1990.
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