Jaydee Luster enters his third season as a Pacific assistant men's basketball coach in 2018-19.
Luster joined Pacific prior to the 2016-17 season after serving as the a player development coach for the Dallas Mavericks. With the Mavericks, Luster worked with the players on individual skill development, implementing drills and workouts for each player.
Prior to the Mavericks, Luster spent the 2014-15 season as the director of basketball operations at Bradley and was charged with creating advance preparation of scouting reports, assisting with video coordination and operations, assistance with game day operations and preparation of unofficial and official recruiting visits.
Prior to his stint with the Braves, Luster spent two seasons (2012-14) as a graduate assistant with the Arizona Wildcats and was part of a staff that included current Pacific head coach Damon Stoudamire. Luster helped guide the Wildcats to the 2014 Pac-12 Conference regular-season championship and berth in the Elite 8.
As a player, Luster was a standout guard with the Wyoming Cowboys for two seasons (2010-12) and was named the 2012 Mountain West Conference Defensive Player of the Year. Luster finished his career eighth in Wyoming history with 344 career assists and helped lead the Cowboys to a 21-12 overall record as a senior and quarterfinal appearance in the College Basketball Invitational.
Luster earned Bachelor's degrees from Wyoming in social science and criminal justice in 2012 and a Master's degree in educational leadership in 2014.