Alex Snyder is in his second season at his alma mater as an assistant coach for the Mountain Lions. He graduated from UCCS in 2010 after a two-year basketball career in the black and gold.
Snyder spent the last two seasons as an assistant coach at Otero Junior College. In 2011-12, he worked with the women’s basketball program in recruiting, weight training development and was the team’s film coordinator. In 2010-11, he was the men’s basketball assistant and worked in recruiting, player development, weight training development, basketball camps and fitness center maintenance.
Snyder started 21 games in the 2009-10 season for the Mountain Lions and was third on the team with 9.5 points per game and shot 57 percent from the field. He was a key reserve in the 2008-09 season and shot 53 percent in 17 appearances.