Basketball Coaching Staff

2018 Men's Basketball team standing in a row

Clifford Johnson

Head Coach

Assistant Coach JohnsonCoach Johnson was born and raised in the Historic Dayton View area of Dayton, Ohio. He now resides in Middletown, Ohio with his wife Nicole, daughter Leah and son Maxmillian. An alumnus of Miami University Middletown achieving his Associate degree in the Arts, Coach Johnson was a member of the ThunderHawk's first of many State Championship teams in the new millennium (2000-2002). After two successful years as a ThunderHawk, he then moved on to play one year at Indiana Institute of Technology in Fort Wayne, Indiana. Coach Johnson finished his schooling at Wright State University and received a BS in Managing Information Systems. He is in his 5th year as Head Coach after spending 9 years as an assistant coach.  He is employed as a Contract negotiator at Wright Patterson Air Force Base. Coach Johnson brings much enthusiasm and high work ethic to Miami. His hope is to instill these values into the life of a ThunderHawk today as well as the life of a ThunderHawk of the future.




Dexter Robinson

Assistant Coach

Dexter RobinsonDexter Robinson returned to Miami University Middletown as a volunteer coach in the 2015-16 season after finishing an outstanding basketball career with the ThunderHawks.  Dexter finished his athletic career in the top 20 in total points, assists and total rebounds.  He begins his 6th season as out assistant coach and provides invaluable knowledge and talent to our program