Bobby Hurley

Bobby Hurley (born June 28, 1971)

Current position: Head men’s basketball coach
Current team: Arizona State Sun Devils
Current conference: Big 12 Conference
Buffalo record: 42-20 (.677)
Arizona State record: 155-131 (.542)
Overall record: 197-151 (.566)

Career Accomplishments:


Coaching Career (head coach, unless noted):

2015-present Arizona State
2013-2015 Buffalo
2012-2013 Rhode Island (assoc. HC)
2010-2012 Wagner (asst)

Bobby Hurley Facts

  • Robert Matthew Hurley
  • Born June 28, 1971
  • Hometown: Jersey City, New Jersey
  • Alma Mater: Duke University (BA, 1993)
  • Father is Hall of Fame coach Bob Hurley, Sr., who has led the St. Anthony HS program in Jersey City since 1972
    • Played for his father from 1985-1989, winning four-straight New Jersey state titles
    • Younger brother Dan Hurley is the head coach at Connecticut (previously at Rhode Island, Wagner)
  • Played four years at Duke under legendary head coach Mike Krzyzewski, winning 2x NCAA National Championships
  • Started his coaching career in 2010 as an assistant for his brother Dan at Wagner
    • Followed Dan to Rhode Island a year later, serving as associate head coach for one season
  • Hired as head coach at Buffalo in March 2013; led the Bulls to a MAC sweep and NCAA berth in his second season
  • Named the new head coach at Arizona State in April 2015
    • Led the Sun Devils to the NCAA Tournament in his third, fourth and eighth seasons at the helm

Bobby Hurley Coaching Tree