Ray Farrell - Head Coach - 5th Season
Ray Farrell took over the helm of the men's basketball program in 2007. Coach Farrell came to Missouri Baptist University from Philadelphia University, (NCAA Division II), where he has served as an Assistant Coach under Herb Magee since 2004.
Coach Farrell's collegiate coaching experience began in 1981, when he served as a Student Assistant Coach at his alma mater West Chester State College. Since then, Farrell has served as an Assistant Coach at several institutions, most notably the University of Nevada Las Vegas, Cleveland State University and Villanova University, all under Head Coach Roland Massimino. Coach Farrell also served as an Associate Head Coach at the Master's College in California from 1995-1998. Coach Farrell has had two stints as a Head Coach. One was with the University of Texas at Dallas, from 1998-2000. The other was with McLennan Community College during the 2000-2001 season.
Coach Farrell's coaching experience also goes beyond the collegiate level, as he served as the Personal Trainer and Coach of NBA player Rolando Blackman, (of the Dallas Mavericks and New York Knicks), from 1988-1998.
Coach Farrell is married to wife Ana, and they have three children: Marcello, Gabriela & Mauricio.