Head Coach: Brandon Stanciel
Brandon competed in basketball for 4 years at the NCAA Division 2 level at Lincoln University. While attending Lincoln, Brandon earned his Bachelor’s Degree in Communications and a minor in Psychology . Upon finishing his basketball career at Lincoln University, Brandon moved on the to become the Head Graduate Assistant Coach for Strength and Player Development for all athletic programs at Lincoln University.
Following his career at Lincoln University, Brandon took an opportunity to become a Head Skills Trainer for a Basketball camp tour in France (2016/2017). In France, Brandon coached, trained, and mentored over 1,500 basketball players all over the country. "Having the opportunity to be a role model for the youth, and to challenge them both academically and athletically so they can reach their full potential in life on and off the court.” along with his passion for the game, is his reasoning for coaching.
Brandon played for the Illinois Rockets (5th-8th grade) under coach Drew Ondik, and he is extremely excited to have the opportunity to be a part of the program that sparked his competitive spirit and love for the game.