Basketball Coaching Staff

2018 Men's Basketball team standing in a row

Clifford Johnson, Head Coach

johnso20@MiamiOH.edu | 937-572-7189

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 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.


David Davis, Assistant Coach

davisdl2@MiamiOH.edu | 513-594-5607

Assistant Coach Davis

Coach Davis comes to Miami University Middletown with 46 years of coaching experience in a variety of sports and at levels from junior high to college. Coach Davis is a graduate of Eastern Kentucky University with a Bachelors of Art Degree and a Masters Degree from Wright State University. Mr. Davis is a recent retiree having served Ohio students and families for 35 years all in the Lakota School District in West Chester, Ohio. David and his wife, Mary, a former graduate of Miami University Middletown's nursing program, live in Wayne Township. David's son, Ryan, is also a Miami graduate and is employed by Hamilton School District . His daughter, Libby, lives in Denver, Colorado and is employed as a private contractor.


Dexter Robinson, Assistant Coach