|Title:||Student Assistant - Basketball Analytics|
JP Urrutia is in his fourth season as a student assistant coach with the Tiger women’s basketball team, specializing in basketball analytics.
Coach Urrutia assists with the day-to-day operations of the team and uses to data to enhance the performance of the Tigers. He will earn a Bachelor of Science degree from Trinity in May 2020, with a major in business analytics and technology.
He gained further experience in the analytics field by serving as a Trinity baseball manager. Coach Urrutia was a statistician for the Tigers, then calculated the efficiency of the players.
Coach Urrutia has worked in data and data analytics for various companies, and he plans to continue applying that experience to the sport of basketball. He especially is interested in working with the National Basketball Association.