GABE BUBON -- Men's Basketball Assistant Coach
8th season at Point Park
Alma mater: Point Park '00
Gabe Bubon is in his 8th season as an assistant coach for the Point Park men's basketball team. In addition to his men's basketball coaching duties, Bubon is also the head coach of the Pioneers' men's and women's golf teams. Bubon's primary responsibilities as a men's basketball assistant include creating scouting reports, working with the team's top guards and top shooters, running individual workouts and tape exchange.
Bubon played basketball at Point Park for one year in 1999-2000. That year he led the American Mideast Conference in scoring at 21.0 points per game, a figure that ranked 10th in NAIA Division I. He shares the Point Park single-game scoring record with 45 points at Shawnee St. on 2-11-00. Bubon made 11 treys in that game, which is also record.
In 2002-03, he averaged 17.0 points and 5.0 rebounds per game at Brewton-Parker College, an NAIA member in Mt. Vernon, Ga. That season he was named the Newcomer of the Year in the Southern States Athletic Conference. His collegiate playing career also includes a stop at Lakeland Community College.
Before starting his coaching career, Bubon pursued pro playing opportunities in Europe and the USBL
Bubon got his start in coaching as a men's basketball student assistant at Point Park from 2003-05 before becoming an assistant coach in 2005-06. He has been the top assistant the last six years.