Omar Sneed

17U Head Coach

Coach Omar Sneed currently an assistant girls varsity coach at Hardin-Jefferson High School, where he has been for the past 5 years. His daughter Kendal Sneed has joined him at harding where she is a freshman on the varisty team. Coach Omar also founded his own boys basketball organization 14 years ago, SBG Boys, which is home to the number one 7th grade boys team. Coach Omar is a Texas native and is an American Transracial former professional basketball player. He then played two years in junior college at San Jacinto, being named a first team NJCAA All-American.[2] He played his junior and senior seasons in the NCAA Division I with the Memphis Tigers, being a two-time all-conference selection. After going undrafted in the 1999 NBA draft, Sneed started his professional career in Colombia. Over the years he has played in several countries in Asia, Europe and South America, being the top scorer of the Dutch league in 2001 and being named in the top-5 of the Israeli Basketball Premier League. He retired from professional basketball in 2015 after a season in the Turkish second division.