Gus Fraley
Gus Fraley
Title: Director of Operations
Phone: 931-372-3953
Previous College: North Carolina

Gus Fraley joins Tennessee Tech as the newest member of the Golden Eagle men's basketball staff, taking over the reins as the team's Director of Basketball Operations.

Fraley, a native of Fayetteville, Tenn., spent the past year as the director of player personnel at Ohio Valley Conference rival Tennessee State. Prior to his time at TSU, he spent four seasons as the assistant boy's basketball coach at Chapel Hill High School in North Carolina.  

As the director of operations, Fraley's primary responsibilities will include all film production, acquisition, and exchange, as well as the coordination of travel. He will also assist with the day-to-day operations of the program. 

Fraley joined the CHHS staff while still an undergrad at UNC and was part of a coaching staff at CHHS that turned around a struggling program. He helped the Tigers to a pair of conference titles. In 2011-12 the Tigers posted a 26-2 record and ranked No. 1 in Class AAA in North Carolina during the regular season. In 2010-11, Fraley was part of the program that made an apperance in the state semi-finals.  

His duties with Chapel Hill included scouting, strength and conditioning, guard/perimeter player development, and organizational aspects for the program. He was also the junior varsity head coach.  

While also in North Carolina, Fraley served as an off-season skill development instructor for college and professional players. He provided fast paced, on-court NBA style individual workouts and skill sessions to players. Fraley also brings numerous camp and clinic teaching experience over the past five years.

Fraley graduated from the University of North Carolina in June 2011 with a degree in communications.