Coach Keith McKinnon’s team motto is “God, Family, Academics and Basketball”, in that order.
As a player at Paul Quinn College, he participated in 2 NAIA Tournaments, 3 Conference Championships and received a National Small College Championship in 1990. After graduation, he became an Assistant Coach at Paul Quinn College under James “Zip” Summers for four years. During this time, he won the National Small College Championship in 1995. His appointment as Head Coach at Paul Quinn College occurred in 1997; he served as head coach until 2009. Coach McKinnon served as the Co-Head Coach of the Bronze Medal Global Games Basketball Team in 2001.