Anthony Barringer was named the head coach for the Warren Wilson men's basketball team on July 23, 2015.
"I want to first and foremost thank God for opening this door and providing me with this opportunity. This is a dream job for me; being able to coach in the same place that I played and having the opportunity to stay in the community that has helped change my life."
Prior to being named head coach, Anthony served as the Director of Skill Development for the Owls and as well as the Recruiting Coordinator. In addition to these duties, Barringer was the Director of Strength and Conditioning.
A native of Charlotte, N.C. Anthony graduated from Warren Wilson College in 2014 with a degree in Psychology. While at Warren Wilson Anthony played two seasons for the Owls with those two teams combining for a 31-19 record. Anthony was a captain on the 2013 USCAA National Championship Team. During his senior campaign he averaged 13.2 ppg while pulling down 7.8 rpg and dishing out 4.8 apg. He was also named to the USCAA All-American Honorable Mention team. Anthony was voted team MVP by his teammates and was named to the USCAA National All-Tournament Team.
Prior to attending Warren Wilson College, Anthony played basketball at Catawba Valley Community College in Hickory, NC. During his lone season for CVCC he also led them to a conference and Region X champiosnhip.
Anthony resides here in Asheville, NC with his wife, Elizabeth Barringer, and son, Elijah Barringer.