Robert Hoey enters his first season as Director of Operations for the Marist men's basketball program in the 2012-13 season.
He is responsible for the organization of daily activities, team travel, film exchange, on-campus recruiting, as well as assisting with the team's academic support. Hoey serves as the Director of Chuck Martin's Summer Basketball Camp.
Hoey served as a manager for the men's basketball team in each of his four seasons as a student, and was head manager from 2009-12. He graduated Cum Laude from Marist in May 2012. Hoey received his B.A. in Sports Communication and minored in Psychology.
In the summer of 2011, Hoey interned with the Maine Red Claws of the NBA Development League, whose NBA affiliations are the Boston Celtics, Charlotte Bobcats and Philadelphia 76ers. During his internship, he worked in the Basketball Operations Department. He assisted in game and practice film analysis, prepared video edits for coaches, players, and management and created scouting and personal reports in preparation for the 2011 NBA Development League Draft. Hoey also assisted in many of the community outreach programs.
During the summer of 2010, Hoey interned in the University of Connecticut Football Equipment Room, and assisted with all aspects of the daily football equipment operations.
Hoey's extensive summer camp experience includes the Boston Celtics, UConn, Villanova, St. John's, The Hoop Group Elite/Eastern Invitational, Maine Red Claws Youth Camp as well as Marist.
Prior to Marist, Hoey was a four-year manager at East Catholic High School in Manchester, Conn., under head coach Luke Reilly, advancing to the Class LL State Championship Game in 2006 and 2007.