In his sixth overall season as a member of the Saint Mary's basketball program, Marcus Schroeder enters his third year as an assistant coach in 2017-18.
Schroeder joined the program in 2012 as a graduate assistant and video coordinator and was promoted to director of basketball operations in 2014. He assists in all facets of the Gaels' nationally prominent program, including scouting, recruiting, game preparation and player development.
A native of nearby Concord, Calif., Schroeder served as a graduate assistant for the Gaels for two seasons while earning a masters degree in kinesiology from Saint Mary's.
A 2010 graduate of Princeton, he was a four-year letterwinner for the Tigers' basketball team. Schroeder averaged 5.2 points, 2.8 rebounds and 2.7 assists per game. As a freshman ,he led all NCAA Division I men's basketball players in minutes per game (38.8) and was on the floor for 1085 of a possible 1,130 minutes during the 2006-07 season.
He ended his career fourth in Princeton history with 156 steals and fifth with 295 career assists.
A three-year point guard at De La Salle High School, he led the Spartans to a 32-1 record and state championship as a senior in 2006. His three-year record at DLS was 83-10 with three league titles and two NorCal championships.
HIs sister, Anna, was a four-year letterwinner for the Saint Mary's volleyball team from 2009-12.