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Assistant Men's Basketball Coach

Tim Sandquist

  • 2nd year as Assistant Men's Basketball Coach
  • Hometown: Omaha, NE
  • High School: Omaha Christian Academy
  • College: University of Nebraska-Omaha

Sandquist joined the Conq program after having spent one year at Southwestern Community College (IA) where he served as an Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach and the Head Men’s and Women’s Golf Coach. While there, Sandquist recruited and coached 1 ICCAC First Team selection and 1 NJCAA D2 Honorable Mention All-American. His primary duties at Southwestern were coordination of recruiting, scouting and game preparation.

Sandquist also spent five years on staff at Nebraska-Omaha. While there, the Mavericks had a record of 95-52, which included a NCC Championship, a MIAA Championship and two trips to the NCAA Tournament. Sandquist helped coach eight all-conference selections, three all-region selections and one All-American. His primary duties included scouting, game preparation, recruiting, coordinating summer camps, and a monthly newsletter.

Prior to UNO, he was an assistant coach at Omaha Christian Academy and served as a student manager for the men's basketball program at the University of Nebraska.  Sandquist received his Bachelor’s Degree in History and his Master of Arts degree in Recreational Administration from the University of Nebraska-Omaha.  He is originally from Omaha and graduated from Omaha Christian Academy.