Men’s Basketball Graduate Assistant – Western Carolina University

School: Western Carolina University
Position: Men's Basketball Graduate Assistant
Organization: NCAA
Level: Division I
Conference: SoCon

This entry level position will allow an individual to experience all duties performed in college men’s basketball coaching, while earning a Master’s Degree from Western Carolina University.

Primary duties include, but are not limited to:

  1. Recruiting: Assist with the Recruiting Database ARMS input recruit information to keep profiles updated, create and collect questionnaires, assist with planning and coordination of on campus visits.
  2. Team Operations: assist with team travel, meals, coordinate managers, class checking, and daily office responsibilities as assigned.
  3. Video: assist with clips requested by staff, have a working knowledge of film set up, Synergy, and Hudl Sportscode.
  4. Player Development: set up and assist with practice, individual workouts, and scout team.


  • Bachelor’s Degree
  • College Basketball playing experience or Student Manager experience
  • General overall knowledge of College Men’s Basketball
  • Microsoft Office

To be paid by Western Carolina:

  • Tuition & fees up to $3,600 / semester
  • Parking pass
  • Block 80 meal plan
  • Stipend $3,000 / semester

To be paid by Graduate Assistant:

  • Additional tuition or fees over $3600 / semester
  • Application fees if applicable
  • Orientation fees if applicable
  • Housing


Applicant Information:

Applicants can email their cover letter, resume, and references to Assistant Coach Zack Freesman at [email protected]

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