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The 10-year head coach of the Mustangs addressed the media after the team’s final game of the season.
On Saturday, March 9, Donovan Fields, Kuba Niziol and Marcellus Garrick played their final game for Cal Poly Men’s Basketball. The seniors went out in style by totaling the three highest point-totals for the team. While the three junior college…
The Mustangs fell 92-82 in the final matchup of the season and Joe Callero’s last game as the team’s head coach.
Don Oberhelman said the decision to not bring Callero back was based on a lack of improvement in the team’s win-loss record throughout his tenure.
The loss comes just one day after the announcement that Joe Callero will not return as head coach next season.
After 21 losses this season, Callero will not be returning next season after 10 years with Cal Poly.
The Mustangs fell 86-75 to Cal State Fullerton and 94-85 to Long Beach State.
Senior point guard Donovan Fields scored 28 points in the Mustangs’ 88-80 victory.
When the Mustangs dropped their first three conference games of the season, head coach Joe Callero did what many coaches in his position would do — he looked to the roster for a spark.
Two wins in their last 10 games and five wins out of 22 overall games begs the question on many fans’ minds: Why is Cal Poly not good?
The Mustangs remain in last place in the Big West Conference after losing 63-53 to UC Davis.