SHERMAN, Texas (KTEN)- Back here in Texoma, the Sherman Bearcats made it official Monday that they've hired Phillip Manning as their new head boys basketball coach.

Manning was most recently an assistant at Allen High School in Texas. He has over a decade of coaching experience at five different schools.

He'll take over a Sherman program coming off a 29-5 season where it notched its first playoff victory since 2013.