Kyle Cussen

918-955-8109 * kyle-cussen@utulsa.edu

Kyle is currently the Head Women’s Coach at the University of Tulsa.  Kyle was also the head coach at ORU.  During Cussen’s tenure with ORU, the Golden Eagles won three Mid-Continent Conference regular season championships, along with two Mid-Con Tournament crowns. Cussen led ORU to its first NCAA Tournament appearance in the program’s 12-year history in 2004. ORU appeared in the Mid-Con Tournament championship game for six straight seasons between 1999 and 2004.

An Oklahoma native, Cussen played collegiately at Southern Nazarene University in Bethany, Okla. He graduated from SNU in 1994 with a bachelor’s degree in business administration. Cussen then served as the assistant women’s soccer coach for the Redskins, helping to build a program in its early stages. While there, Cussen helped the team qualify for the NAIA Regionals all three years, including an NAIA Final Four berth in 1995. 

Cussen spent time playing professionally for the Oklahoma City Slickers and the Tulsa Roughnecks. In 1999, he earned a master’s degree in education at ORU.