|Title:||Student Assistant Coach|
Stephen Haymer is in his second year as a student assistant coach with the Lees-McRae men’s basketball program.
Haymer’s playing career was cut short prior to last season, as the Fayetteville, N.C. native appeared in 78 games, including 55 starts, from 2006 to 2010. The 6-4 senior totaled 497 points and 328 rebounds in that span, posting averages of 6.4 and 4.2 respectively, while concluding his playing career ranked seventh in program history with 33 blocked shots.
Haymer enjoyed the best season of his career as a sophomore in 2008-09, averaging seven points and 4.6 rebounds per game while making 20 starts for the Bobcats. The Fayetteville, N.C. native is expected to graduate in May with a bachelor’s degree in criminal justice.