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MVC Women's Vikings Basketball News


Timothy Dixon - Head Women's Basketball Coach

Phone: (660) 831-4104


DixonTimothy Dixon took over as the new head coach of the Viking women's basketball program in the summer of 2014.  He guided the Vikings to a top half finish in the Heart standings his first two seasons with the program, and his team has earned beths into the Heart Posteason Tournament each season during his tenure.  Also, Dixon has produced two All-Americans (Kieanna Wharton and Deidra McCoy), seven NAIA Scholar Athletes, eight all-conference selections, one Emil S. Liston Award winner, one Heart Newcomer of the Year Award winner and saw the program earn the NAIA Scholar Team award in 2016.


Dixon also serves on the WBCA NAIA All-America Selection Committee


Dixon came to Missouri Valley after spending the 2013-2014 season as an assistant coach on the NCAA Division I Idaho State University women's basketball staff.  ​There, he served as the recruiting coordinator and guard position coach​.​

Prior to his time at Idaho State, Dixon spent the 2012-2013 season as head coach of the Lamar (Colo.) Community College women's basketball team, taking over the head coaching position three weeks prior to the season starting.  Dixon led Lamar, a ​National Junior College Athletic Association (NJCAA) program, to an 18-12 overall record and was named the NJCAA Region IX Coach of the Year runner-up.

Dixon has coached at the ​collegiate level since 2000 and​,​ prior to his stops at Idaho State and Lamar​,​ was an assistant coach at Pima (Ariz.) Community College, Glendale (Ariz.) Community College, Arizona State University, South Mountain (Ariz.) Community College and Grand Canyon (Ariz.) University.  At Grand Canyon, Dixon recruited and coached Samantha Murphy, the NCAA Division II National Player of the Year in 2011.

Dixon has a Master of Education in Special Education degree from Grand Canyon (Ariz.) University


Andre Scott-Assistant Women's Basketball Coach

(660) 831-4104


Andre Scott enters his first season as assistant coach for the women's basketball program in the 2017-18 season, but has been a part of the men's basketball program since 2014.  Andre played two seasons with the Viking men's basketball program, and was a key member in the team's 2015 Heart Postseason Tournament championship, along with helping the team advance to the second round of the 2015 NAIA Buffalo Funds Division I Men's Basketball National Tournament.  Andre will serve as assistant coach for the varsity program and head coach for the varsity reserve program.


Jaime Lugibihl-Assistant Women's Basketball Coach

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jaimeJaime Lugibihl enters her second season as graduate assistant coach for the women's basketball team in 2017-18, and will handle recruiting responsibilities along with other duties from Coach Dixon.  Jaime will serve as an assistant on the varsity staff, and head coach for the varisty reserve team. Lugibihl graduated from Bowling Green (Ohio) State University with a degree in sports management, with a minor in Marketing in August 2015.


Lugibihl is finishing her Master’s at University of Central Missouri in kinesiology, sport management.




Tom Hayob - Assistant Women's Basketball Coach


Coach Jolene ChristensenTom Hayob enters his fifth season as the assistant women's basketball coach at MVC. Coach Hayob returned to his alma mater, Missouri Valley College, after teaching and coaching in the public school systems for more than 30 years.

Coach Hayob received his Bachelor of Science degree in mathematics from MVC in 1979, and a Master of Arts in education administration from Lindenwood University in 2004.

Coach Hayob is currently an adjunct mathematics instructor at MVC. He resides in Marshall, Mo.



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