Jeff Frank begins his second season as a top assistant for Penn State Harrisburg’s men’s basketball program in 2018-19.
Frank joined the Blue & White staff under head coach Don Friday in 2017-18 after serving as a graduate assistant at Hofstra under head coach Joe Mihalich for two seasons. He was part of the 2015-16 squad that won the Colonial Athletic Association (CAA) Regular-Season Championship with a record of 24-10 before earning the #5 seed in the National Invitation Tournament (NIT). That year, Hofstra featured CAA Player of the Year Juan'ya Green, All-CAA First-Teamer Rokas Gustys and Second-Team All-CAA honoree Ameen Tanksley.
Prior to furthering his education at Hofstra, Frank served as a team manager at Niagara under Head Coach Joe Mihalich. He earned the title of the head manager for his final three years with the program. Frank was part of the 2012-13 squad that won the Metro Atlantic Athletic Conference (MAAC) Regular Season Title with a record of 19-14. That winter, Niagara earned a berth in the NIT, facing Maryland in the opening round. Niagara was led by All-MAAC First Teamers Antoine Mason and Juan'ya Green.