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Rodney Rogan
Position: Assistant Coach
Alma Mater: Millsaps College
Graduating Year: 2008
Phone: 402-250-6185
Email: rrogan@omavs.com

Rodney Rogan enters his third season as an assistant coach for the Omaha women’s basketball program in 2015-2016. His duties include scouting, recruiting, on-court instruction as well as overseeing compliance and academics.

In 2014-2015, Rogan worked primarily with forwards in a year that saw Mikaela Shaw make a huge jump as a sophomore, earning All-Summit League Second Team honors. Shaw finished third in the Summit League in rebounds per game (8.7 rpg) and was fifth in the Summit League in points per game (15.4 ppg). Coach Rogan also worked with senior center Taijhe Kelly as she shot 50 percent from the field and set the UNO career blocks record.

In his first season in 2013-14, Rogan worked with UNO's post players. Center Taijhe Kelly went on to earn Summit League Defensive Player of the Year honors, while ranking seventh in the nation in blocked shots. Forward Mikaela Shaw was named to the Summit League Newcomer Team after leading all Summit League freshmen in scoring and rebounding.

Rogan also oversees academics for the team. In 2014-2015, the program earned The Summit League Team Academic Achievement Award for having the highest percentage of student-athletes with a cumulative GPA over 3.0.  Mikaela Shaw was one of five players named to the Academic All-Summit League Team.

Rogan spent three years as an assistant coach for the men's basketball team at Division III Millsaps College in Jackson, Miss. Working primarily with the forwards; Rogan helped instruct five all-conference players, and served as the team's strength and conditioning coach. Rogan also had previous experience working with Head Coach Brittany Lange at Point Guard College in 2008.

Rogan was a four-year starting forward at Millsaps from 2004-2008, and in his senior year, he led the Majors to the Elite Eight of the NCAA Division III Tournament and a school-record 28 wins. A 2008 graduate of Millsaps College, Rogan earned a bachelor’s degree in business administration.