Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach – Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota

School: Saint Mary’s University of Minnesota
Position: Assistant Coach
Organization: NCAA
Level: Division III
Conference: MIAC`

Saint Mary’s University is seeking to hire an assistant for the men’s basketball program. The position is a full time 12-month position and will assist with all facets of the men’s basketball program not limited to but including: traveling and identifying prospective student-athlete recruits, perform both on and off court student-athlete coaching duties, assist with numerous administrative tasks, and communicate efficiently with student-athletes and other internal and external constituents.

  • Serve as assistant coach for men’s NCAA Division III intercollegiate basketball program.
  • Travel to regional and national recruiting events, identifying and prospecting potential recruits for the men’s basketball program.
  • Perform essential coaching duties including, but not limited to:
  • on-court coaching
  • skill development
  • scouting of opponents
  • practice planning
  • Coordinate office tasks such as mailings, e-mail communication, visit correspondence, travel scheduling, equipment inventory, budget oversight, social media, etc.
  • Oversee, direct and supervise part-time staff and student-workers as needed.
  • Perform secondary duties as assigned by the Athletic Director.


Essential Skills and Functions:

  • Train functional groups within team training system.
  • Work independently on multiple projects.
  • Forward-thinking and have effective problem-solving skills.
  • Ability to interact with a large range of personalities and value sets.
  • Communicate clearly and effectively with colleagues, students, recruits and other stakeholders.
  • Conduct oneself according to NCAA Division III and MIAC rules and regulations.
  • Must be willing to work flexible hours to include evenings and weekends; travel with team.
  • Observes safety guidelines and follows safety procedures established by the university.



  • Bachelor’s Degree, required.
  • Master’s Degree, preferred.
  • 1-3 years of experience coaching men’s basketball in a high school or college setting.
  • May consider other acceptable equivalent combinations of training and experience.
Applicant Information:

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