Kenneth Hunter
Kenneth Hunter
Title: Assistant Coach
Phone: (661) 547-5974
Email: khunterjr@yahoo.com

Joining the Huskies in his first season the 2015-16 campaign, Coach Ken has helped bring 3 straight South Coast Conference Titles to East Los Angeles College, multiple Elite 8 appearances, and a load of talent to the East Los Angeles College campus. The young veteran known as one of the top recruiters in the country, coach Ken Hunter has recruited and mentored 4 South Coast Conference MVP’S, 1 State Player of the Year, 5 All State players, and over 36 South Coast Conference All Conference selections in 11 years (officially) 17 years (unofficially volunteer) as an assistant coach in California Community College. He help revive a Los Angeles Trade Tech College program that was 3-27 the year prior to his arrival, and split a conference title his first year coaching with storied programs like LACC and Compton Community College.  Los Angeles Trade Tech became a top program winning 3 South Coast Conference titles and making both elite 8 and final four appearances. Coach Hunter is a staple at top Junior College All American Camps, Showcases and Pro Am basketball leagues such as JBL Pro-Am, the Say No Nike College summer league, Nike Drew League where he has coached and mentored some of the top players in the country at all levels.  NBA superstars James Harden, Chris Paul, Montrezz Harrell, and Marvin Bagley 3rd. Coach Hunter played his high school basketball at famed powerhouse Detroit Southwestern and Ecorse high school where he was first team All Suburban Athletic Conference in basketball and baseball.  Hunter was also News Harold All Dream team as well as conference baseball unanimous M.V.P.  He learned from the hall fame Coaches Perry Watson, Kenneth Jackson and went on to work for future Hall of Famer Richard Wells. Coach Hunter’s career as a collegiate player was cut short due to an accident which paralyzed him permanently but gave him the passion and spirit to start coaching basketball at the junior college level.  Through hard work and dedication has become one of the best in the business. Coach Hunter has a degree in Kinesiology from California State Fullerton University (2010).  Coach Hunter and his wife Ingrid have five children; Kayla 21, Tiana 20, Kenneth 17, Ian 12,and Quen 5.

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