logo for secsportsfan.com
Online Colleges
Online Colleges

Please Visit our Amazon and Ebay stores.




Like this Site


Like this Page


Visit Our Social Pages

Become a Fan of SecSportsFan on Facebook Find SecSportsFan on Google+
Follow SecSportsFan on Twitter Follow SecSportsFan on YouTube





John Cohen Biography


Mississippi State baseball coach John Cohen was born on September 21st, 1966 in Tuscaloosa, AL. He played college baseball at Mississippi State and, following his graduation and two years in the Minnesota Twins farm system, accepted an assistant coaching job at the University of Missouri where he remained from 1992-1997..


In 1997, Cohen was hired by Northwestern State to be the head coach of their baseball team. Over four seasons, Cohen won thirty eight games or more in 1998, 1999, and 2001 and his teams won the Southland Championship in 1998 and 2001. This success earned him the head coaching job at Kentucky and, from 2004 to 2008, Cohen led the Wildcats to two 40 plus win seasons, two NCAA Regionals and an SEC Championship in 2006 (when he won the NCAA National Coach of the Year Award). His work earned him an offer to coach at his alma mater, and he accepted the job in late 2008.


Despite his success at both Northwestern State and Kentucky, Cohen’s first two seasons at Mississippi State have been extremely poor. The Bulldogs are a perennial baseball powerhouse and attended the College World Series as recently as 2007, but they have gone 25-29 and 23-33 in Cohen’s two seasons and suffered abysmal 9-20 and 6-24 in-conference records. If the team does not improve soon, Cohen will likely be searching for a new job.



Here's our current Mississippi State Bulldogs Baseball page. You can also read more about the Best All-Time SEC Baseball Coaches.





What do you think?

We'd love to hear your comments and/or opinions. If you submit them here, other visitors can read them, rate them and comment on them. An e-mail address is not required.




Mitch Gaspard Biography --Alabama head coach | Dave Van Horn Biography --Arkansas head coach | John Pawlowski Biography --Auburn head coach | Kevin O'Sullivan Biography --Florida head coach | David Perno Biography --Georgia head coach | Gary Henderson Biography --Kentucky head coach | Paul Mainieri Biography --LSU head coach | Mike Bianco Biography --Ole Miss head coach | Ray Tanner Biography --South Carolina head coach | Todd Raleigh Biography --Tennessee head coach | Tim Corbin Biography --Vanderbilt head coach |


From John Cohen Biography to SEC Baseball | SEC Sports Blog | SEC Football | SEC Football Blog | SEC Basketball | SEC Women's Basketball | SEC Track and Field | SEC Swimming and Diving | SEC Tennis | SEC Golf | SEC Gymnastics | SEC Soccer | SEC Softball | SEC Volleyball | Best College Sports Conference | College Football Bowl History | BCS Controversy | SEC vs Big Ten Debate | SEC Sports News | Current SEC Sports News | SEC Sports Pictures and Videos | SEC Sports Fan Forum | College Sports Blogs | College Football Association | SEC Sports Fan Trips | College Sports Gift | Fathead | College Sports Tailgate Party Shop | College Sports Merchandise | College Sports Apparel | SEC Sports Fan Store | SEC Football Tickets |


Home Page

About Us | Contact Us | Site Search | Advertise | Terms of Use |




Top Of The Page



By Mo Johnson, Copyright © 2006-2015 SecSportsFan.com