Ken Bone enters his second season as head coach of the Washington State University men’s basketball team.

In his first year with WSU, he led the Cougars to a 16-15 overall mark.

Prior to joining WSU, Bone spent four years as the head coach at Portland State, leading the Vikings to back-to-back NCAA Tournament appearances in 2007-08 and 2008-09.

Bone spent the 2002-05 seasons as an assistant coach at the University of Washington and helped the Huskies return to national prominence.

He also coached 12 seasons at Seattle Pacific University, his alma mater, and registered a 253-97 (.723) record with the Falcons from 1990-2002.

Bone talked about his coaching career, the upcoming season and more in a live chat on Oct. 7.