Gulf Coast State College announced Monday the hiring of Watertown’s Phil Gaffney as the head men’s basketball coach.
Gulf Coast is a Division I junior college team in Panama City, Fla.
Gaffney has coached the Georgia Highlands College men’s basketball team the last five years, posting a 139-31 record for the junior college. Gaffney has won more than 500 games in his career, spending 24 years as a coach.
Gaffney was a standout basketball player for Watertown High School and Jefferson Community College.