Ahmad Dorsett

Former Associate Head Men’s Basketball Coach
North Carolina A&T State University


2018 – 2022: Asssociate Head Coach (20-Pres)/Recruiting Coordinator, North Carolina A&T State University

2011 – 2018: Assistant Coach, High Point University

2010 – 2011: Assistant Coach, Mount St. Mary’s University

2009 – 2010: Assistant Coach, Bowie State University

2008 – 2009: Assistant Coach, University of Mount Olive

2004 – 2008: Head Coach, Freedom HS

2003 – 2004: Assistant Coach, Longwood University

1996 – 2000: Player, George Mason University


2000: George Mason University, Bachelors, Exercise Science and Health Promotion


Hometown: Woodbridge, VA

Family: Debbie (Wife) & Leiannah, Ahmara, Timiah (Children)

Career Highlights

In 2020, was named one of the top assistant coaches in the MEAC (Jeff Goodman – Stadium)

From 2018 to 2021, helped lead North Carolina A&T to three consecutive winning seasons and a 39-9 (.813) MEAC Conference record

In 2020-21, assisted North Carolina A&T to the program’s first MEAC Regular Season Championship (Southern Division) in 30 seasons

In 2019-20 & 2018-19, helped guide North Carolina A&T to the program’s most MEAC wins (25) over a two-year span in 31 seasons

From 2011 to 2018, helped lead High Point to a 119-99 (.546) overall and 76-46 (.623) Big South Conference record, two 21+ win seasons, four Big South Conference Regular Season Championships, and four post-season berths

Assisted High Point to the most single-season wins (23), most Big South (13) wins, first Big South Conference Regular Season Championship, and first post-season berth in the program’s Division I history

As a Division I Assistant Coach, has recruited and coached 14 all-conference selections, as well as two Players of the Year, one Defensive Player of the Year, one Freshman of the Year, and one Most Improved Player

The two-time Cardinal District Coach of the Year led Freedom High School to two Cardinal District Conference Championships and three Northwest Regional Tournament appearances

A CAA-All-Rookie Team selection at George Mason, helped lead the program to two CAA Regular Season Championships, one CAA Tournament Championship, and one NCAA Tournament berth

News & Media

12/2/20 – MBB’s Dorsett Gets Promotion 

7/24/20 – Top Men’s Basketball Assistants: MEAC (Jeff Goodman – Stadium)