SEMO coach Rheka Patterson named OVC Coach of the Year

SEMO coach Rheka Patterson named OVC Coach of the Year

CAPE GIRARDEAU, Mo. (KFVS) - The OVC announced Rheka Patterson was named the Coach of the Year.

Patterson led the Redhawks to one of their best seasons of the decade.

SEMO finished the regular season with a record of 22-7 and 14-4 OVC record.

This is Patterson’s first time winning the award.

The Redhawks record was good enough for a three seed in upcoming OVC tournament this week.

SEMO will play Thursday, March 5 against Tennessee Tech.

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