Hosie Ward brings 20 years of community college basketball coaching experience to his eighth season as assistant coach with the Lancers in 2019-2020.
Ward coached four years at College of the Canyons (2008-2011) prior to an eight-year tenure at Santa Monica College. With the SMC Corsairs, Ward helped the team to reach the State Elite Eight Tournament, including regional playoff road victories over three State Top 15 teams. Ward left PCC to be head coach of the Copper Mountain College women's basketball team, but stayed there for only the '17-18 season.
Ward began his coaching career as an assistant varsity boys coach at Littlerock High, contributing to that school’s first 20-win season in school history. Ward then became head coach for two seasons at Bethel Christian School (Lancaster).