Oakley becomes head Rangers coach

Longtime Northwest Mississippi Community College assistant Shane Oakley this week was promoted to permanent head men's basketball coach. Oakley has been the interim head coach this season with the departure of former coach Bubba Skelton. Oakley was an assistant under Skelton at Jones County Junior College for a year and assisted both men’s and women’s programs at Northwest and Mississippi Delta prior to that. Oakley’s career started as a grad assistant at Delta State.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
PLEASE TURN OFF YOUR CAPS LOCK.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.