Mack steps away from Golden Bears

File photoFormer Shelbyville boys basketball coach and assistant athletic director Ryan Mack has resigned, citing personal reasons for his resignation. 

The Shelbyville school board accepted the resignation of former SHS boys basketball coach and assistant athletic director Ryan Mack on Tuesday. Mack did not get on the bus to coach the Golden Bears Tuesday night at Columbus East. 

John Hartnett Jr., who was an assistant coach under Mack and a former Shelbyville basketball standout, served as interim head coach in Tuesday's 65-61 win over the Olympians. Shelbyville is currently 7-7 overall this season and 3-0 in the Hoosier Heritage Conference (first place).