Coach Mike Poe begins his 10th season as the Men's Basketball Coach at Tennessee Wesleyan College. He has a career record of 160-127 at TWC. Under his direction the Bulldogs have won 4 AAC Championships and made 4 appearances to the NAIA National Tournament. He was named Coach of the Year in the AAC conference in 2012 and 2013.. Coach Poe is a 1980 graduate of Tennessee Wesleyan College. He spent 23 years in the High School ranks with a career record of 347-203 before returning to his alma mater. Coach Poe and his wife Sandy reside in Athens.
Coach Stone is entering his ninth season as the men's basketball assistant coach at Tennessee Wesleyan College. As a 2000 graduate of TWC, Coach Stone played two years for the Bulldogs after transferring from Motlow State Community College.
After graduating from TWC, Coach Stone worked as an Admissions Counselor for three years. After pursuing another career, Coach Stone came back to TWC with his hard work ethics and winning attitude. He coached Men's and Women's Cross Country for 8 years in addition to being the assistant men's basketball coach. Now, Coach Stone has taken on a new role as the Coordinator of Athletic event management.
Coach Stone has a son, Ray Stone, III and a daughter, London.