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Bryan Hyatt, right, celebrates Anderson County’s win over Collins with John Michael Woolums as the Bearcats won their third consecutive 30th District championship game February. Hyatt was named the new Bearcat head coach Monday afternoon.
Hyatt takes the helm of Bearcat basketball program

Anderson County High School announced Monday afternoon that longtime assistant boys’ basketball coach Bryan Hyatt has been named head coach of the Bearcat program.

Hyatt replaces his mentor, Glen Drury, who retired two weeks ago after 31 years at the helm. Hyatt served on Drury’s staff for 19 years, the last 10 as Drury’s top assistant coach.