Sources report Shabaz Khaliq will be named the new head boys basketball coach at Richmond Wednesday night, per approval of the RCS school board. Khaliq has coached at Ft. Wayne North for the past nine seasons going 145-50. He is 175-64 in 11 season overall. North went 21-6 last season losing to Carmel in the regional. In 2016-17, North made it to the state finals before losing to Ben Davis. Khaliq also coached at Ft. Wayne Elmhurst.
Khaliq played college basketball at Earlham College.