University of Iowa Athletics
Video Coordinator

Thomas Deatsch

Thomas Deatsch - Men's Basketball - University of Iowa Athletics


Thomas Deatsch, video coordinator, is in his seventh season with the Hawkeyes.

Deatsch assists with film breakdown and compiling player development edits. Deatsch also organizes in-depth statistical data and various analytic measures for the coaching staff.

Deatsch spent the last two years as a graduate student manager and the first four years a student manager. During his time on staff, the Hawkeyes competed in four NCAA tournaments and one NIT, and finished in the upper division five of the six seasons. In 2016, Iowa was nationally ranked the final 11 weeks of the season, climbing as high as No. 3.

The native of Tiffin, Iowa, served as a student manager for three years before being promoted to head student manager during his senior year. He assisted with video breakdown as well as various day-to-day operational tasks.

Deatsch graduated from the University of Iowa in May, 2017, earning a double major in sport and recreation management and sport studies. He also earned a minor in business administration. He completed his master’s degree in sport and recreation management in May, 2019.