ROCKFORD, Ill. (WIFR) After a historic season, 23 News has learned that Auburn girls basketball head coach Jason McClelland will no longer lead the program.
In a statement provided by Auburn athletic director Brad Pemberton, it says, "Auburn High School girls basketball coach Jason McClelland will not return to Auburn next season. Unfortunately we're unable to share more information because it's a personnel matter."
The Knights finished the year 26-7 and won their first ever NIC-10 title. McClelland was named the conference's Coach of the Year. Auburn also ended a 33-year regional title drought before falling in the Class 4A Huntley Sectional semifinals to Barrington.