— Missouri Southern men's basketball coach Robert Corn announced on Tuesday his retirement from coaching, effective after this season as he will transition into a new position with the university on July 1, 2014.
Current associate head coach Jeff Boschee will be elevated to interim head basketball coach on July 1, 2014, and will serve as the head coach throughout the the 2014-15 season. Corn will move to his new position as the director of alumni relations/athletics.
Corn boasts a 395-300 overall record in his 25 years at Missouri Southern. He has directed the Lions to 20 MIAA postseason tournament berths and four trips to the NCAA Division II Tournament.
He is Missouri Southern's winningest head coach, and he is fourth on the MIAA's all-time wins list. Corn is second among active MIAA coaches.