NLBA AAU Basketball Coach/ Trainer
Tim Bergstraser is in his first season as a full-time assistant for Minnesota State University Moorhead Men’s Basketball Team in 2018-19. In 2017 Tim was the Lead Post Player Trainer for The Next Level Basketball Academy. He also was the Head Coach for The Next Level Basketball Academy 12U AAU Team which included a championship at the Sanford Pentagon’s Summer Slam Tournament in Sioux Falls, SD.
Bergstraser is no stranger to the Fargo-Moorhead area having served as a graduate assistant from 2015-17 at MSUM. During his time at MSUM, the Dragons went 54-12, won two division championships and an overall NSIC conference championship in 2016-2017. The Dragons also went to two consecutive NCAA tournaments with Bergstraser on staff.
Bergstraser received the NABC Under Armour 30-Under-30 Coach’s Award. He spent the 2017-18 season as an assistant coach at Quincy University (Ill.)
During the 2014-2015 season, Bergstraser served as an assistant coach at the University of Wisconsin-River Falls.
In his playing career, Bergstraser attended St. Cloud State University. As a Huskie, Bergstraser made a trip to the NCAA Final Four in the 2009-2010 season. Bergstraser was a NSIC all conference performer in 2011-2012, averaging 12.8 points per game and grabbing 7.5 rebounds per game.