Jacey Brooks is entering her third season with the Golden Griffins after coming to Canisius in May 2010. Brooks works with the development of the team's backcourt players while assisting with the day-to-day operations.
Previously, Brooks spent three years on the staff at St. Bonaventure University. Brooks moved into an assistant coach role for the 2009-10 season after spending two seasons as the director of basketball operations at St. Bonaventure. As an assistant coach, Brooks helped with the day-to-day operation of the program, travel, video exchange and program organization.
The Bonnies played in the WNIT the past two
seasons, winning a combined 46 games and advancing to the quarterfinals of the
2009 WNIT. In 2008-09, St. Bonaventure qualified for the postseason for the
first time in program history, won a program-record 23 games and also earned a
win over No. 24/23 Michigan State. In 2009-10, the Bonnies played in the
postseason for the second consecutive season, also winning 23 games for the
second straight year.
A 2006 graduate of Buffalo State College, Brooks played four years of basketball at Buffalo State, leaving as the program's fourth all-time leading scorer (1,219 points) and ninth all-time in rebounds (554). A two-time all- SUNYAC performer, Brooks helped lead the Bengals to three straight SUNYAC tournaments.
Brooks also has coached in the Empire State Games, serving as an assistant coach for the Western region in the women's open division.
Brooks earned her Master's Degree in Sport Administration in May 2012.
E-mail Coach Brooks at email@example.com