Eric Musselman

Head Coach
Eric Musselman was named the 18th coach at the University of Nevada on March 26, 2015.  On May 9th, 2017, Coach Musselman signed a new five-year contract to coach the Wolf Pack through the 2021-22 season. Musselman led the Wolf Pack to its first Mountain West regular season and tournament titles this past season. The Mountain West tournament title earned Nevada its first NCAA tournament appearance in a decade. The community support shown last season was evident as Nevada averaged a school record 8,923 fans and had six games of over 10,00...

Gus Argenal

Assistant Coach
Gus is entering his second season as an assistant coach at Nevada. Gus assists in recruiting, player development, scouting, in addition, his in-depth background and success in academics has made him a great asset to our Wolf Pack program. Prior to Nevada, Gus most recently was at the helm of the Division II Cal State University East Bay men’s basketball team for the past three seasons. The Cal State East Bay Pioneers saw remarkable improvements on and off the court under Argenal’s direction. The teams he led averaged a 2.93-grade point ave...

Anthony Ruta

Assistant Coach
One of head coach Eric Musselman’s first additions to his staff when he was hired at Nevada was Anthony Ruta to be his director of basketball operations, for the Wolf Pack.   Coach Musselman worked with Ruta when they were both at Arizona State.   Ruta spent two seasons as the Pack’s director of basketball operations but after the 2016-17 season he was promoted to assistant coach.   “This is a well-deserved promotion,” Musselman said. “Anthony has been here since day one. He’s a great compliment to our oth...

Brandon Dunson

Assistant Coach
Brandon Dunson enters his first year at the University of Nevad Men's Basketball coaching staff. He fills the spot previously held by Johnny Jones who accepted the head coaching position at Texas Southern.  "We are extremely excited to welcome Brandon into our Nevada Wolf Pack family," Musselman said. "When we started the search for an assistant coach, all roads led to Brandon. His reputation within the coaching community is that of an energetic, hardworking, coach with high IQ basketball mind. More importantly, people that are close ...

Brandon Chambers

Director of Basketball Operations
Nevada head men’s basketball coach Eric Musselman has promoted Brandon Chambers to Director of Basketball Operations for the Wolf Pack.  Last season, Chambers was the Video Coordinator for the Pack.Chambers comes to Nevada from Paul VI High School located in Fairfax, Va. where he helped guide the team to a 20-14 record and 10-8 mark in the Washington Capital Athletic Conference as an assistant basketball coach.  The Panthers earned a spot in the WCAC playoffs.For two seasons, 2013-15, he worked as an assistant coach at Marymount Uni...

Hays Myers

Director of Player Development
Hays Myers enteres his second year as Director of Player Devlepoment. He joined the Wolf Pack staff in 2016 after five years as a student manager for the Louisiana State University men’s basketball team. Myers began his career at LSU under Head Coach Trent Johnson and his staff. After one year, Johnson left for TCU and Johnny Jones was hired at LSU. Myers worked for four years under Jones. In 2014, Jones hired Eric Musselman as Associate Coach. Myers worked directly with coach Musselman on scouting reports.In Myers’ fourth year as a manager...

Mike Ekanem

Multimedia Specialist
University of Nevada head men's basketball coach Eric Musselman has named Michael Ekanem to his staff as the Wolf Pack's new multimedia specialist.  Ekanem comes to the Pack after four seasons at Memphis. "We are extremely excited to hire Mike as our new multimedia specialist," Musselman said. "To get a guy like Mike in this position is a home run. He brings a wealth of experience with him from working in the NBA with the San Antonio Spurs as basketball operations assistant, an assistant coach on the women's side at Louisian...

Ron Cooper

Assistant Director of Sports Medicine
Ron Cooper is in his first season as the athletic trainer for the University of Nevada men’s basketball and women’s swimming & diving teams.  Cooper comes to the Wolf Pack from the NFL’s Chicago Bears were he worked as a seasonal athletic trainer. In his new role, Cooper is responsible for all health care aspects of both men’s basketball and women’s swimming & diving teams.  He also oversees the sports medicine department inventory and is in charge of new product research. While with the Bears, Cooper assis...

Patrick Ackerman

Graduate Assistant
Patrick Ackerman enters his second year as a Graduate Assistant. He spent one year as an assistant men’s basketball coach at Bridgewater College in Bridgewater, Virginia. At Bridgewater Ackerman recruited athletes and scouted opponents, in addition, Ackerman worked with players individually as well as monitored academics. Ackerman is a 2016 graduate from the University of Detroit Mercy. He graduated with a bachelor’s degree in communications and a minor in leadership. Ackerman is currently pursuing his master’s degree in educational leade...

Robert Edwards

Graduate Assistant
Robert Edwards enters his second season as a graduate assistant at the University of Nevada.  Prior to Nevada, he spent time as a student manager at the University of Nebraska. Edwards received his undergraduate degree from Nebraska in communications with a minor in coaching, in December of 2016. As a student manager he assisted with game preparations, workouts, administrative tasks as well as served as the head team manager. Edwards performs similar tasks at Nevada, as he pursues his master’s degree in justice management.

Christian Murphy

Graduate Assistant
Christian Murphy enters his second year as a graduate assistant for the Pack.  Prior to joining the staff at Nevada, he was an assistant men’s basketball coach at Central College in Pella, Iowa. During his time at Central College, Murphy was the head JV coach. He also specialized in recruiting, alumni relations and player development. Murphy graduated from Butler University in 2016, where he was four-year student manager for the Bulldogs, two years as a head manager. He received his bachelor’s degree in organizational leadership with a...


Graduate Assistant
 Michael Musselman, the son of Nevada head men’s basketball coach Eric Musselman, will work as a graduate assistant in 2018-19 for the Wolf Pack basketball team.  He joins the Musselman coaching tree as his grandfather Bill Musselman was an NCAA and NBA coach just as his father Eric. “I’m really excited to add Michael to our coaching staff,” Eric Musselman said. “He will provide high energy and a great work ethic to our coaching staff. I was very fortunate to work for my father at a young age and the opportunity to work...

Clinton Tremelling

Graduate Assistant
Clinton Tremelling joins the Wolf Pack as a graduate assistant after spending three season as an assistant coach at Stanislaus State.  At Stanislaus State, Tremelling's duties included on court coaching, recruiting, game scheduling, budget analysis, travel coordination, film breakdown and opponent scouting. Tremelling played collegiately at Stanislaus State from 2011-2015. During that stretch, he was a part of a program which posted 67 wins, making him the winningest player in Stanislaus State's Division II era. Tremelling graduated f...

Rob Zewe

Graduate Assistant

Kaleigh Gomes

Academic Advisor
Kaleigh Gomes came to Nevada in April of 2014 from the University of Central Florida to join the academic staff. Overseeing more than 60 student-athletes, Gomes covers, the women’s soccer, softball, golf and men’s golf teams, helping new student-athletes enroll and current student-athletes graduate on time with successes in the classroom. Previously, Gomes worked as an assistant advisor and an assistant learning specialist at the University of Central Florida. Gomes earned her bachelor’s degree in communications and public relations from...