SAISD Hires Reigning State Champion Basketball Coach

June 3, 2016

Central High School has hired Dustin Faught, currently the reigning UIL Class 3A Boys Basketball State Champion coach at Brownfield High School, as head boys' basketball coach of the Central Bobcats. Faught will take the place of Jaime Boswell, who is relocating to Corpus Christi to be near family. 

A native of Ozona, Texas, Faught played basketball and ran track at Wayland Baptist University and played basketball at McMurry University.  Following other Texas coaching assignments, he has coached in Brownfield for the past six years with a record of 143 wins and 50 losses.  Faught was named the South Plains Coach of the Year by the Lubbock Avalanche-Journal for the past three years.  As a classroom social studies teacher, he was named the 2016 Brownfield High School Teacher of the Year. 

He and his wife, Sterling, are the parents of two young boys, Hudson and Grayden.