Veteran college baseball coach Jason Richman enters his first season on The Flats, being named Georgia Tech’s director of pitching on Oct. 11, 2023.
Richman joins the Yellow Jackets after a three-year stint as the pitching coach at USC Aiken. He helped the Pacers to an 11-year improvement in 2022, reaching the PBC Tournament semifinals after a 20-10 conference season. He tutored multiple all-conference and all-region selections. Prior to USC Aiken, Richman was the player development coach at his alma mater, Georgia Southern for three seasons. As a player in Statesboro, Richman was tabbed the 2014 Southern Conference Most Outstanding Player and was the Tom Walter/Pete Frates College Baseball Inspiration Award Winner.
He was drafted in the 18th round of the 2015 MLB Draft to the Texas Rangers, working his way to Triple A with the Rangers and Dodgers.