ClydeClyde Brown was born and raised in Randolph County, where he attended Eastern Randolph High School as a two sport athlete.  Brown graduated from ECPI’s Computer Electronic Program and later went on to receive his Bachelor of Science from High Point University in Computer Science and a minor in Business.

Coach Brown started his coaching career at Hayes Taylor YMCA of Greensboro, North Carolina where he coached for a number of years.  He coached various age groups, starting from age 6 to high school.  He later went on to coach a number of teams on the competitive AAU Circuit. (Armature Athletic Union) Of the different teams he coached, he currently coaches Team CP3 (Chris Paul).  This team, Team CP3 2019 class has won 6 straight State titles and 3 straight National Championships.  Coach Brown also coached high school basketball at Caldwell Christian Academy for 3 years, Junior Varsity and Varsity. Over the past several years, he has partnered with a number of organization to offer skill training and camps from the east coast to west coast.  His goal is to mentor youth through basketball, while helping them understand the values of making good grades and leadership.