Bill Brown is in his 35th season as the head coach of George Mason baseball. Brown guided the Patriots through their inaugural Atlantic 10 Conference season in 2014, and before that, left a mark as one of the most decorated coaches in Colonial Athletic Association history. Brown was honored as CAA Coach of the Year a record six times. Since 1985, the Patriots have won two CAA titles, finishing second three other times along with the program's first A-10 title in 2014 and playing in the Houston Regional. Brown has now coached to seven appearances in the NCAA Tournament.
Lewis "Tag" Montague will begin his third season as assistant coach at George Mason University. At Mason Tag works with the hitters, infielders and base runners, while assisting with the Patriots recruiting efforts.
Brian Pugh enters his 2nd Year at Mason, serving as the pitching coach. Pugh also has extensive experience coaching in two of the nation’s most highly regarded summer collegiate leagues, the New England Collegiate Baseball League (NECBL) and the Cape Cod Baseball League. During his tenure, he worked with over 50 players who have gone on to be drafted or sign free-agent contracts with professional organizations.
Taylor Davis begins his first season as volunteer assistant coach with the George Mason baseball team for the 2018 season.
A left-handed pitcher and first baseman, Davis was a four-year letterwinner at Ferrum College from 2012 through 2015.
Prior to joining the Mason coaching staff, Davis was a graduate assistant coach in 2016 and 2017 at Eastern Mennonite University, where he worked with hitters and outfielders. Davis also coached with the Staunton Braves in the Valley Baseball League for the 2015 and 2016 seasons.
Davis, a Staunton, Va. native, graduated from Ferrum College in 2015 with degrees in history and social studies. He earned a master’s degree in interdisciplinary studies from Eastern Mennonite University in 2017.