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Ronrico White Season 2022-23

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Ronrico White
Title
Director of Player Development
Email
ronricowhite@lsu.edu
Hometown
Knoxville, Tenn.
Alma Mater
Chattanooga (2014)

Ronrico White, who spent three seasons on Head Coach Matt McMahon’s staff at Murray State, was named the Director of Player Development for the LSU Tigers in April of 2022.

White serves McMahon and the coaching staff in projects with responsibility to monitor, improve and develop the skills of the players through court training.

White served the same role for two seasons (2019-21) at Murray State before being named an on-floor assistant coach for the 2021-22 season.

While at Murray State, White has been part of two OVC championship teams in 2020 and 2022, including 31 overall wins and an 18-0 regular-season record in OVC games, as the Racers advanced to the second round of the NCAA Tournament in 2021-22.

Prior to coming to Murray State, White served as assistant coach at Division III Emory & Henry College where the team was 22-7 in 2017-18, winning the conference tournament and for the first time ever earnings a bid into the NCAA Tournament.

He then and then a year as an assistant coach at Gardner-Webb (2018-19) where the Runnin’ Bulldogs won 23 games, also won the conference tournament. and appeared in the NCAA Tournament.

The Knoxville, Tennessee, native was a four-year letterman at Chattanooga, serving his last three seasons as the team captain. He finished his career (2011-15) as the school’s 14th all-time leading scorer with 1,100 points. He also ranked among Chattanooga’s top 10 in made three pointers, free throws and assists.

He graduated from Chattanooga in 2014 with a bachelor of arts degree in business and communications.

White comes from a basketball family as his father, Tony White, was an all-America selection at Tennessee and UPI’s selection as SEC Player of the Year in 1987. His brother, Tony Jr., was an all-conference point guard for the College of Charleston.

White was born in Belgium where his dad was playing professionally.

THE WHITE FILE
Season at LSU: First in 2022-23
Birthdate: Dec. 15, 1992
Hometown: Knoxville, Tennessee
Education: Chattanooga, ‘14

College Coaching Experience
2017-18: Assistant Coach, Emory & Henry College
2018-19: Assistant Coach, Gardner-Webb
2019-21: Player Development, Murray State
2021-22: Assistant Coach, Murray State
2022- : Player Development, LSU