Anthony Stewart, UT-Martin Basketball coach, found dead at 50
KNOXVILLE, Tenn. (WVLT) – Anthony Stewart, the head basketball coach at the University of Tennessee at Martin, was discovered dead Sunday just before the start of his fifth season with the Skyhawks. He was 50 years old.
According to CBS News, The cause of Stewart’s death has not been disclosed. School authorities told the team about Stewart’s death late Sunday afternoon.
Initially from Akron, Ohio, Stewart played basketball and baseball at Mount Union. He began coaching in 2001 at Columbus State Community College. He was an assistant at Long Beach State from 2004-2006, Wyoming, Southern Illinois and Ohio University
Among his sons, Parker Stewart, recently moved from the University of Pittsburgh after the 2017-2018 season. He was voted pre-season All-Ohio Valley Conference ahead of this season.