Derek DeMasi begins his second season as an assistant men’s basketball coach at Wheaton College in 2012-13.
DeMasi received his bachelor of science in business administration from the University of Rhode Island in May, 2011. A four-time Dean’s List student, DeMasi was the head student manager for the Rams baseball team from December 2009-June 2011. During that time, he was responsible for the breakdown and compilation of statistical data and video editing while assisting with the coordination of team travel and the development and production of yearly fundraisers. DeMasi also managed numerous events, including the annual golf tournament and Autism Awareness Day and organized recruiting information.
A four-year football operations summer intern with the New England Patriots, DeMasi spent the entire 2010 season with the organization and helped with both the logistical coordination of the team’s football operations and the day-to-day logistical needs of players and staff. Additionally, DeMasi was accountable for the organization and production of player/coach game plan books and playbooks. He also assisted with media resource projects, the research of player information, and the transportation of players and personnel.
DeMasi resides in Johnston, R.I.