Basketball - M Coaching Staff
Head Coach
Will Brown
Will Brown just wrapped up his 17th season overall as the University at Albany's men's basketball head coach. The longest tenured coach in the America East Conference, has led the program to five conference championships and five NCAA Tournament appearances.   FULL BIO
Associate Head Coach
Jon Iati
Jon Iati, with the team since 2012, was promoted to associate head coach for the 2017-18 season. He has since helped UAlbany to six consecutive national postseason appearances, including three consecutive America East Championships from 2013-15.   FULL BIO
Assistant Coach
Josh Pelletier
Pelletier begins his sixth season with the Great Danes in the 2016-17 season, entering his third year as an assistant coach. He serves as a prime recruiter across the United States and internationally.   FULL BIO
Assistant Coach
Jerrad Knotts
Knotts enters his third season as an assistant coach in 2017-18 after serving four years as the director of operations under Will Brown. A four-year member of the Purple & Gold from 2003-06, Knotts assists Brown in all facets of the program, including recruiting, player development, scouting opponents and academic advising for men's basketball student-athletes.   FULL BIO
Director of Basketball Operations
David Steckel
David Steckel has been hired as the director of operations for the UAlbany men's basketball team, starting in the 2017-18 season.   FULL BIO
Video Coordinator
Ty Conyers
Ty Conyers has returned to the UAlbany men's basketball team to serve as the video coordinator for the 2017-18 season.   FULL BIO
Special Assistant to the Head Coach
Donnie Bassett
A veteran of the game for over 50 years, Coach Bassett serves as a special assistant to the head coach for the UAlbany men's basketball team.   FULL BIO