Entering his first season with the Texan basketball team is Rich Kemper who comes to South Plains College after completing his Master's degree in Education at Drury University in Springfield, Missouri, where he also served as a graduate assistant for the men's basketball team.
At Drury, Kemper was responsible for monitoring the academic progress of the men's basketball team as well as assisting in on-campus recruiting and film exchange. Prior to Drury Kemper worked as an assistant coach at St. Gregory's, an NAIA institution located in Shawnee, Oklahoma. His primary responsibilities at St. Gregory's were recruiting and scouting.
A native of St. Louis, Missouri, Kemper earned an undergraduate degree in physical education from Missouri State University in 2005. He is the son of John and Donna and has a twin brother, Jeff.
High School: Graduated from Evergreen High School in 2010 … played varsity basketball two years and varsity football one year.
Intended College Major: Undecided
Hobbies: Playing Xbox, basketball, reading
Personal: Born September 26, 1992 in Toledo, Ohio, Mason is the son of John and Amy Langenderfer. A native of Metamora, Ohio, Mason came to South Plains College because he wanted to be part of a winning basketball program and wants to eventually become a coach. His favorite athlete is Kobe Bryant.