The twin towers that opened the ‘Chungang University invincible era’…Now ‘clash’ with the DB-KT command tower 

Teams that were not invited to spring basketball are busy. The time has come to appoint a director. The two big men who led Chung-Ang University to the strongest became directors side by side. Following Wonju DB coach Kim Joo-seong (44), Suwon KT also promoted Song Young-jin (45), current head coach, to the command tower.

On the 14th, KT appointed Song Young-jin, the current head coach, 바카라사이트as the new manager. His contract is for three years,” it was announced. Former manager Seo Dong-cheol, who took over as manager in 2018, resigned after directing the 5th season.

New head coach Song Young-jin graduated from Masan High School and Chung-Ang University, joined the team with the first overall pick in the 2001 draft, and played for KTF-KT for 10 seasons from 2005 before retiring.

As a player, he played an active role as the best big man in Korea and led the team to the regular league championship in the 2010-2011 season. He has demonstrated strong leadership as a captain along with outstanding skills as a KT franchise player.

After his retirement, he served as the head coach at KT for three years, and then returned to the team as head coach in 2022 after experiencing coaching at Yonsei University and Whimungo.

Suwon KT reviewed various candidates for the appointment of a manager. I focused on appointing a leader who could strengthen the club’s competitiveness by creating a young and strong team, and I wanted to find supervisory resources that could reorganize the team and challenge the top in a short time.

KT said, “Coach Young-Jin Song is so good at communicating with players, support staff, and clubs that all players recognize him, so we expect him to maximize the potential of the team. He explained that his ability to guide and nurture players is excellent, such as coaching Ha Yoon-ki and developing him into a top-notch center in one year.”

He continued, “I experienced both professional, college, and high school as a leader along with a brilliant player career. He is a prepared leader who accurately grasps the strengths and weaknesses of current KT players. He added, “He is the right person to raise the team to the top in a short period of time and realize the goal of ‘leaping for a prestigious club’ in the mid- to long-term.”

Manager Song Young-jin said, “I am grateful to the club for recognizing me and entrusting me with the team. It is a pleasure and a great responsibility to lead the team where he spent most of his playing career and where he currently coaches,” he said.

He also made up his mind, saying, “I will prepare well for the lacking parts together with the players and challenge myself toward a higher goal so that I can meet the expectations of the club and fans.”

As a result, the two big men of Chung-Ang University, who commanded the university stage with the ‘Twin Towers’ in the past, became coaches side by side. Previously, on the 12th, DB announced the appointment of director Kim Joo-seong. During the 2022-2023 season, he has already commanded the team as an acting manager. In his next season, he will lead the team as a full-time manager.

Manager Kim Joo-seong said, “I know exactly what the club and fans want. He will put the team to the top as soon as possible with good players.”

Two days later, head coach Song Young-jin, who was one year senior at Chung-Ang University, took over the KT baton. The two are the protagonists who ushered in the invincible era of Chung-Ang University from 1998 to 2000. The victory was literally ‘eating rice’.

He is from a ‘big man’ who entered the professional league as the first overall player. Coach Song Young-jin was drafted in 2001, and coach Kim Joo-seong was the 1st pick in the 2002 draft. As time passed, they clashed with the command tower.

Leave A Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *