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M Basketball
Overall GPAC Home Away Neutral
21-10 (.677) 11-9 (.550) 14-3 5-7 2-0
2012-13 Record
Jim Weeks
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Head Coach
1st Season
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Head Coach Jim Weeks was named head coach of the Tiger program in March 2012. Prior to Doane, he was the head basketball coach at Beatrice High School for 24 years.

In his first year with the Tigers, he guided them to 21 wins which tied the school single-season record.  Doane opened the year with nine straight victories, setting a school mark.  At the end of the year, Doane had four players named All-GPAC and Nick Reed was named a NAIA Honorable Mention All-American.

While coaching in Beatrice, he was named the Lincoln Journal Star and Nebraska Coaches Association Coach-of-the-Year in 1998.  Huskerland Preps honored Weeks with the coaching honor in 1998, 2005 and 2008.  In 2012, the Nebraska Coaches Association honored Coach Weeks with the Ed Johnson Award. 

He took over the Beatrice head coaching duties in 1989 and turned around what had been an unsuccessful program.  Weeks led Beatrice to 15 State Tournament appearances, 13 Final Fours’, three State Championships and three State Runner-Up finishes. In his final 18 years at Beatrice, his teams were rated in the Top 5 in the Class B final season rankings 17 of those 18 years.  During that time, Jim posted over 441 career wins.  Weeks also helped coach the Orangemen track teams to five State Championships.

Weeks teaches a leadership seminar during the summers for Doane College and conducts a Leadership Academy along with another very successful coach, Don Meyer, winner of the 2009 ESPY award. 

He is a Doane graduate and was a member of the Tiger track and field team, serving as a co-captain in his senior year.  Jim and his wife, Kim, have five children, Jackson, Jalen, Cooper, Callahan and Chloe.

2012-13 Roster
Roster for 2012-13 M Basketball Team
#NameCl.Pos.Ht.Wt.HometownPrev. School
Grant HarmsSOF6-9 Crete, Neb.Crete H.S.
Zach MoultJRF6-5 Olinda, AustraliaKnox Club
1Domonique SmithJRG6-4 Louisville, Ky.Southeast CC
2Austin BensonSRG6-0 Brewster, Wash.Brewster H.S.
3Jens SchollSRF6-6 Ruskin, Neb.Deshler H.S.
4Deonte HoltFRG6-0 Lincoln, Neb.Lincoln North Star H.S.
5Kyle CarperJRF6-3 Holyoke, Colo.Holyoke H.S.
10Bret PospisilSOG6-1 Malmo, Neb.Bishop Neumann H.S.
13Nick ReedJRG6-4 Syracuse, Neb.Syracuse H.S.
15Dan TomadaSOG6-1 Melbourne, AustraliaMt. Lilydale Mercy College
20Sam SchlautmanSOG6-1 Howells, Neb.Howells H.S.
21Trevor CyboronFRG5-11 Ravenna, Neb.Ravenna H.S.
23Shavontae SamuelsSRG6-0 Chicago, Ill.Mayville State University
24Cassius McClinticJRG6-0 Burwell, Neb.McCook CC
31Connor BeranekFRF6-6 Ravenna, Neb.Ravenna H.S.
41Brian BayerFRF6-5 Howells, Neb.Howells H.S.
50David McDonaldFRF6-10 Phillips, Neb.Aurora H.S.
Jim Weeks - Head Coach - 1st season
Brent Menke - Assistant Coach - 1st season
Eric Jones - Assistant Coach - 3rd season
Jim Edwards - Assistant Coach - 1st season
Brian Albrecht - Assistant Coach - 8th season
Paul Bade - Assistant Coach - 1st season
Arnie Cerny - Assistant Coach - 1st season
Ben Essam - Assistant Coach - 1st season