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About ETBU

Meet Mitch Freeman

"Blessed is the man who perseveres under trial, because when he has stood the test, he will receive the crown of life that God has promised to those who love him." James 1:12

Freeman enters his third year at ETBU and was promoted to the top assistant coach in the 2019-2020 season. He came to ETBU in the 2018-19 season as the second assistant and head developmental coach.

Prior to coming to ETBU, Freeman spent six seasons at Baylor University where he served as a student assistant for four years before being promoted to a graduate assistant coach for the 2017 and 2018 seasons. As a graduate assistant coach, Freeman helped Baylor reach the Sweet 16 during the 2017 season and to a NIT appearance in 2018.  His primary responsibilities included assisting with scouting (including breakdowns of opposing personnel and opponent's offensive and defensive schemes) and player development. He also had a major role developing graphic media content for the team and recruits. 
During his tenure as a student assistant, Baylor won an NIT Championship in 2013, reached the NCAA Sweet 16 in 2014, and made NCAA Tournament appearances in 2015 and 2016. He graduated from Baylor with a BA in Communication Studies (2016) and MS.Ed. in Sports Management (2018).  
Freeman played his prep career at Prestonwood Christian Academy.  As a player he helped lead PCA to TAPPS 5A State Championships in 2010 and 2012 and a State Runners Up in 2011.