|Year:||2nd year at Centre|
|College:||Eastern Kentucky University|
Ronnie Bottoms enters his first season as assistant men’s basketball coach at Centre College. Prior to arriving at Centre, he coached high school basketball at the varsity, junior varsity and freshman levels for 19 years. Bottoms was head coach of Boyle County High School from 2005-08. In the 2005-06 season, Bottoms won the 12th Region Coach of the Year Award and the Associated Press Kentucky Coach of the Year Award as his Boyle County Rebels won the 12th Region and advanced to the Sweet Sixteen. Bottoms, his wife Tracie, his daughter Kalin and his son Hayden live in Danville.