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Norm Roberts
Title Head coach
College St. John's
Sport Basketball
Team record 64-85
Born July 21, 1965 (1965-07-21) (age 44)
Place of birth United States Queens, New York
Career highlights
Overall 88-169 (.342)
Playing career
1983–1987 Queens College
Coaching career (HC unless noted)
1991–1995
1995–1997
1997–2000
2000–2003
2003–2004
2004–present
Queens College
Oral Roberts (asst.)
Tulsa (asst.)
Illinois (asst.)
Kansas (asst.)
St. John's

Norman Roberts (July 21, 1965 – ) is a men's college basketball coach and the current head coach of the St. John's Red Storm. He succeeded Kevin Clark, who served as the interim coach after Mike Jarvis, who was fired midway through the 2003-04 season.

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Biography

Roberts attended Springfield Gardens High School, where he was a teammate of Anthony Mason. His first coaching opportunity came when Jack Curran hired him as coach of the freshman varsity at Archbishop Molloy High School. In 1991 Roberts became head coach at Queens College, a position he held until 1995. Prior to the 1996-97 season, Roberts was hired by then-Oral Roberts head coach Bill Self. Roberts followed Self to University of Tulsa (in 1998), University of Illinois (in 2000) and University of Kansas (in 2003). On April 13, 2004 he signed a five-year contract to coach the men's basketball team at St. John's University. His assistants include Glenn Braica, Chris Casey, and Fred Quartlebaum.

Kansas

While at Kansas, Roberts proved himself to be a successful recruiter by getting top national high school stars such as Russel Robinson from Rice High School.

St. John's

On April 13, 2004 Roberts signed a five-year contract to coach the men's basketball team at St. John's University. His assistants include Glenn Braica, Chris Casey, and Fred Quartlebaum.

Head coaching record

Season Team Overall Conference Standing Postseason
Queens College (East Coast Conference - Division II) (1991–1995)
1991–1992 Queens 6-21 2-16
1992-1993 Queens 8-19 7-11
1993-1994 Queens 4-23 2-20
1994-1995 Queens 6-21 4-18
Queens: 24-84 15-65
St. John's (Big East Conference) (2004–present)
2004–2005 St. John's 9-18 3-13 13th
2005–2006 St. John's 12-15 5-11 T-13th
2006–2007 St. John's 16-15 7-9 11th
2007–2008 St. John's 11-19 5-13 14th
2008–2009 St. John's 16-18 6-12 13th
St. John's: 64-85 26-58
Total: 88-169

      National Champion         Conference Regular Season Champion         Conference Tournament Champion
      Conference Regular Season & Conference Tournament Champion       Conference Division Champion

Personal

Roberts and his wife Pascale have two sons, Nicholas (16) and Justin (11).

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