Heirman is fresh off a 27-1 season with the La Lumiere Lakers where he won the 2017 national high school championship. In his three seasons at La Lumiere, Heirman compiled an impressive record of 76-7.
Heirman has coached many ranked players during his time at the LaPorte, Indiana school including 2017 McDonald’s All-American Brian Bowen and current sophomore Tyger Campbell, both of whom are being recruited by DePaul.
He also coached current Blue Demon freshmen - Brandon Cyrus and Al Eichelberger at La Lumiere.
Shane replaces assistant coach Patrick Sellers, who has left DePaul to pursue other opportunities.
Heirman is a graduate of the University of Tulsa where he played for the Golden Hurricane. He is from McHenry, Illinois and attended Marian Central Catholic High School.