Men’s Basketball

KCC's 2014-15 men's basketball official team photo.

KCC’s men’s basketball team is coached by Melvin McKnight.

The team vaulted to the top of the region with a regional runner-up and conference championship in 2006-07 and a regional championship in 1996 that led to an eighth place finish at the national tournament.

  • Conference championships: 2006-07
  • Regional championships: 1995-96, 2006-07 runner-up
  • Additional national championship rankings: 6th (1996-97), 8th (1995-96)


Athletic scholarships are available under NJCAA rules, and we at KCC follow these regulations to the letter. For more information on availability of athletic scholarships, please contact the head coach  or call the Athletic Department at 269-965-4151.


KCC is part of the Michigan Community College Athletic Association’s (MCCAA) Western Conference and a member of the National Junior College Athletic Association’s (NJCAA) Region 12.

Note: Playing men’s basketball at KCC is at the discretion of Head Coach Melvin McKnight. All decisions as to who plays men’s basketball at KCC for the following academic year are made before Sept. 1. Individuals interested in playing men’s basketball at KCC should contact Coach McKnight before that date at 269-965-4151.