Basketball - M Coaching Staff
Head Coach
Will Brown just wrapped up his 15th 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
Will Brown
Jon Iati
Assistant Coach
Jon Iati was named assistant men's basketball coach on Thursday, Sept. 6, 2012. He has since helped UAlbany to four consecutive national post-season appearances, including three consecutive America East Championships from 2013-15.   FULL BIO
Josh Pelletier
Assistant Coach
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
Jared Knotts
Assistant Coach
Knotts enters his second season as an assistant coach in 2016-17 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
Lucious Jordan
Director of Basketball Operations
Former UAlbany men's basketball standout and Capital District native Lucious Jordan III has returned to his alma mater to serve as the team's director of basketball operations.   FULL BIO
DJ Evans
Video Coordinator
Former standout Great Dane and professional player DJ Evans has returned to UAlbany to serve as the video coordinator for the men's basketball team.   FULL BIO
Donnie Bassett
Special Assistant to the Head Coach
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