Men's Basketball Coaches

Mark Hanson ’83

Head Men's Basketball

Mark Hanson is in his 32nd season as the head coach of the Gustavus Adolphus men's basketball program for the 2021-22 season. During his time as head coach, Hanson has directed his teams to 11 NCAA Division III National Tournament…   (continue reading)


Justin DeGrood ’07

Assistant Men's Basketball Coach, Strength & Conditioning Coach

Justin DeGrood is in his eighth season as an assistant coach for the Gustavus men’s basketball team in 2020-21. A 2007 Gustavus graduate, DeGrood assists his former head coach, Mark Hanson. Coach DeGrood’s main responsibilities…   (continue reading)


Christopher VanderHyde

Assistant Men's Basketball Coach

VanderHyde comes to Gustavus after a successful coaching stint at Park Center High School where he led the girls’ basketball team to the 2017 Section 5AAAA title and state championship game. During his time at Park Center, Christopher…   (continue reading)


Gary Holmseth

Assistant Men's Basketball Coach

Holmseth has been one of the most highly regarded high school coaches in southern Minnesota for many years. In fact, his Blue Earth Area teams won 360 games while he was a head coach, and then in 2014, the Minnesota Basketball…   (continue reading)