Men's Basketball Coaching Staff

Men's Basketball Coaching Staff

Fred Hoiberg

Fred Hoiberg

Head Coach

Head Coach
Fred Hoiberg
Fred Hoiberg ushers in a new era for Nebraska basketball, as he was named head coach on March 30, 2019 and formally introduced on April 2, 2019.    FULL BIO
 

Matt Abdelmassih

Matt Abdelmassih

Assistant Coach

Assistant Coach
Matt Abdelmassih
One of the top young recruiters in the country, Matt Abdelmassih (pronounced Matt Abdel-massey) is reunited with Fred Hoiberg on the Husker sideline after spending the past four seasons at St. John's University. During his tenure at St. John's, Abdelmassih helped the Red Storm improve from eight wins in his first season on the staff to 21 wins and the school's first NCAA Tournament appearance in five seasons in 2018-19 before coming to Lincoln to rejoin forces with Hoiberg.   FULL BIO

Armon Gates

Armon Gates

Assistant Coach

Assistant Coach
Armon Gates
Armon Gates joined the Nebraska men's basketball staff in May of 2018. A native of Chicago, Gates returned to the Big Ten after serving as associate head coach at the University of Florida under Mike White. Gates has coached and developed all-conference performers at three schools during his coaching career.   FULL BIO

Doc Sadler

Doc Sadler

Assistant Coach

Assistant Coach
Doc Sadler
Doc Sadler returns to Nebraska after spending the last five seasons at Southern Miss, where he helped the Golden Eagles improve their win total in each season since 2014-15, becoming one of three teams in the nation to hold that distinction.  Sadler guided Southern Miss to back-to-back Conference USA semifinal appearances in 2018 and 2019. Last season, he led Southern Miss to 20 wins and a runner-up finish in Conference USA.   FULL BIO

Bobby Lutz

Bobby Lutz

Special Assistant to the Head Coach

Special Assistant to the Head Coach
Bobby Lutz
One of the most respected coaches in college basketball, Bobby Lutz (pronounced LOOTS) brings more than 30 years of coaching experience to the Husker basketball program, as he joins Coach Fred Hoiberg's coaching staff as a special assistant to the head coach. Lutz has won nearly 400 games as a college head coach and reached postseason 22 times as either a head coach or an assistant, including 11 NCAA Tournament appearances. As a head coach, he guided team to postseason play in his 14 of his 21 seasons as a head coach.   FULL BIO

Luca Virgilio

Luca Virgilio

Director of Operations

Director of Operations
Luca Virgilio
Luca Virgilio is in his first year as Director of Basketball Operations after being hired in May of 2019. Virgilio came to Nebraska after spending five seasons at St. John's, most recently as a management analyst for the Red Storm basketball program for the past two seasons. He was a part of the St. John's staff which made a pair of NCAA Tournaments (2015 and 2019) in his tenure at the school.   FULL BIO

Matt Holt

Matt Holt

Video Coordinator

Video Coordinator
Matt Holt
Matt Holt is in his second season as video coordinator for the Husker basketball program. In his role, he oversees film breakdown and exchanges for the coaching staff, coordinates the program's digital catalog and in charge of the Husker managers.   FULL BIO

Sheryl Burbach

Sheryl Burbach

Assistant Director of Operations

Assistant Director of Operations
Sheryl Burbach
Sheryl Burbach in his her fourth season with the Husker basketball program and second as assistant director of basketball operations. Burbach handles many of the business and operational functions for the NU coaching staff.   FULL BIO

Vince Fritz

Vince Fritz

Graduate Manager

Graduate Manager
Vince Fritz
Vince Fritz is in his first season as graduate manager for the Husker basketball program after being named to the position in August of 2018.   FULL BIO

Dorian Green

Dorian Green

Graduate Manager

Graduate Manager
Dorian Green
Dorian Green is in his second season as graduate assistant manager for the Husker basketball program. In his role, Green helps in day-to-day operations for the Husker basketball program.   FULL BIO

Tim Wilson

Tim Wilson

Men's Basketball Strength Coach

Men's Basketball Strength Coach
Tim Wilson
Tim Wilson is in his eighth year as Nebraska's strength and conditioning coach for men's basketball. Wilson oversees the year-round training for the Husker basketball team and has 11 years working in the NBA with the Milwaukee Bucks.   FULL BIO

Basketball Office Address

Basketball Office Address

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Basketball Office Address
Men's Basketball Office   FULL BIO