Sullivan named new head basketball coach at Lenoir-Rhyne

Lenoir-Rhyne University officials announced today that Everick Sullivan has accepted the position of head coach for men’s basketball. An event is scheduled for Tuesday, May 10 at 4 p.m. in McCrorie Center, Room 213 to introduce Coach Sullivan and provide members of the LR campus, Bears Club and extended community the opportunity to meet and talk with him.

Sullivan brings over 12 years of experience as a collegiate basketball coach to LRU. He previously served as associate head coach at Eastern Kentucky, and has spent the last four seasons at Georgia State University as assistant coach, under head coach Ron Hunter.

Lenoir-Rhyne students step up for rescue mission

This article appeared in the Hickory Daily Record on April 25 and is being reposted courtesy of the newspaper.

By John Bailey / Photos by Robert Reed


Business students from Lenoir-Rhyne University are using their entrepreneurial skills to help make Safe Harbor Rescue Mission in Hickory even stronger financially.

This past semester, Dr. Ralph Griffith, director of the Center for Commercial and Social Entrepreneurship at LRU, put together an undergraduate team to create business solutions to keep Safe Harbor’s Scents of Hope from closing its doors.