Buggs enters his second season with the Canisius College volleyball program after serving as an assistant coach during the 2011 season. Buggs handles the team's travel operations while also working with recruiting, practice preparation and video coordination. The Tonawanda, N.Y. native spent the 2010 volleyball season with the University at Buffalo program, working as an administrative assistant. At UB, Buggs helped with video breakdown and scouting reports.
During the summer of 2010, Buggs served as an intern with USA Volleyball, working with Dartfish to publish video clips. While at Cortland, Buggs was a manager/assistant coach in the fall of 2008 and 2009. He also served as the president of the men's volleyball club team for two years. Buggs has also been an intern for the Buffalo Bisons, a triple-A minor league baseball team. In April 2008, Buggs was a site coordinator for the IREVA Volleyball Regional Championship.Buggs earned his bachelor's degree from Cortland in sport management.