College Sports

Newberry basketball coach resigns

Newberry College head men's basketball coach Jeremy Luther has resigned, the school announced Tuesday.

Luther is the new head basketball coach at Armstrong Atlantic State University in Savannah, Ga.

Luther coached at Newberry for two seasons, compiling a 33-24 (.579) overall record. The team went 21-8 this season, the school's best record since joining NCAA Division II.

Luther came to Newberry from Mercer University in Macon, Ga., where he spent six seasons as an assistant coach.

He previously had stints as a head coach on the high school level at Windsor Academy in Macon, Ga.

Luther played college basketball at Robert Morris College and Liberty University.