The 2016-17 season will be the third year for David Moats as the Director of Basketball Operations for the Weber State men’s basketball program. Moats joined Weber State in June 2014. In his role, Moats assists in all areas of the Wildcat program including travel and scheduling.
During the past year, Moats was a part of the Wildcat team that won the Big Sky regular season title, the Big Sky Tournament title and advanced to the NCAA Tournament, while posting a 26-9 overall record.
Moats came to Weber State after two seasons as a graduate assistant coach at the University of Florida where he worked the with Gators men’s basketball team. During the 2013-14 season the Gators were ranked first in the nation for much of the 2013-14 season and advanced to the Final Four in the NCAA Tournament.
Prior to his time at Florida, Moats spent two seasons as a student assistant coach with the men’s basketball team at the University of Wyoming.
A native of Guernsey, Wyo., Moats played two seasons of college basketball at Northwest Junior College in Powell, Wyo. He graduated from Wyoming in 2012 with a degree in Kinesiology. He earned his master’s degree in Sports Management from Florida in 2014.