Salem University announced on Friday that they would be dedicating their basketball court to West Virginia University Women’s Basketball Head Coach Mike Carey.
Carey, a Clarksburg native, coached the Salem Men’s Basketball Team for 13 years.
During his time at Salem, Carey became the university’s all-time leading winninginst coach with a record of 288-102.
Coach Carey also made the Division 2 playoffs 5 times, including two Elite Eights, and one Final Four.
“It’s humbling,” Carey said. “There’s a lot of people involved in the success I had here at Salem. Assistants, lot of great assistants, a lot of great players and a lot of great administrators.”
Carey had a 73.8 winning percentage during his time at Salem.