Brenden Stowers joined the women's basketball staff as video coordinator in 2013.
Stowers comes to Xavier after spending the 2010-11 season as a graduate assistant coach at his alma mater, Northern Kentucky. Prior to his stint at NKU, he was an assistant women's basketball coach at Simon Kenton HS from 2005-09 and an assistant coach for the men's team at Thomas More College (2009-10).
Stowers was a four-year letterwinner at NKU where he earned All-American honors for the Norse in 2003 after leading the team to the GLVC Tournament Title. He was also named the most outstanding player of the 2003 GLVC Tournament.
He finished his NKU career with 1,311 points and ranks in the top-10 in Norse history in assists and free-throw percentage. He averaged 16.2 points per game as a senior and made a Norse single-season record 187 free throws in 2002-03.
The Independence, Ky., native earned a bachelor's degree in secondary education and recreation fitness in 2008. He is currently pursuing a master's degree in sports administration.