Eric Musselman

Head Coach
Eric Musselman was named the 18th coach at the University of Nevada on March 26, 2015.  Musselman is currently in his fourth year as head coach for the Wolf Pack and the tenure has been nothing short of remarkable. The 2017-18 campaign saw the Wolf Pack going 27-8 on the season and advancing to the Sweet Sixteen of the NCAA Tournament for the first time since 2008. Caleb Martin was named Mountain West Player of the Year while his brother Cody Martin received Defensive Player of the Year accolade. Coach Musselman was also named Mountain We...

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 ...

Rex Walters

Graduate Assistant
The University of Nevada head men's basketball coach Eric Musselman has added Rex Walter to his staff as Special Assistant to the Head Coach.   Walters brings 10 years of collegiate head coaching experience to the staff after eight years at San Francisco and two at Florida Atlantic.  He also spent a season as the head coach of the Grand Rapids Drive in the NBA Developmental League.  Walters is the third former college head coach to work under Musselman at Nevada (Dave Rice and Johnny Jones).  "When w...

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...

Todd Okeson

Assistant Director of Operations
University of Nevada head men’s basketball coach Eric Musselman has announced that former Wolf Pack star Todd Okeson has joined his staff as the assistant director of operations.  Okeson helped the Pack reach its first NCAA Tournament Sweet 16 in 2004. "We are excited to welcome Todd and his family back to Wolf Pack nation,” Musselman said.  “Todd has a wealth of experience both as a player and a coach.  He will help in many areas of our program, will be a great source for our athletes and will be a great overall addit...

Ron Cooper

Assistant Director of Sports Medicine
Ron Cooper is in his second 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 assi...

Matt Eck

Associate AD/Strength & Conditioning

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...

Michael-Musselman

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
Rob Zewe goes into his first season with Nevada after spending the past 2 years as an assistant coach at Indiana University of Pennsylvania. Zewe was responsible for player development, video breakdown, scouting preparation and recruiting. The 2017-2018 team won the PSAC West regular season Championship for the second year in a row, finishing with a record of 22-8. In 2016, Zewe joined the IUP staff and helped lead the Crimson Hawks to a 28-4 record after spending the majority of the year ranked as one of the top 10 teams in the country. ...

Armon Johnson

Undergraduate Assistant
University of Nevada head men’s basketball coach Eric Musselman welcomed back former Wolf Pack star Armon Johnson who has joined his staff as an undergraduate assistant.  Armon, who left early for the NBA draft has enrolled in classes and will work toward earning his bachelor’s degree at Nevada. "We are extremely excited to get Armon back in our program as an undergraduate assistant,” Musselman said.  “With his background and playing career at Nevada, he will serve a very important role in practice and will be another vehicle...

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...