Spartan men's basketball coach C.J. Peeters joined the M State athletic department in 2014 with extensive experience as both a player and coach.
He served a stint as an assistant coach and head junior varsity basketball coach at Jamestown College in Jamestown,N.D. He also has coached at both the middle and high school levels, most recently in Medina, N.D., and earned extensive honors as a player at Central Lakes College in Brainerd and at Jamestown College. He played for both colleges in their national basketball tournament appearances.
During his two years at Central Lakes College, he was named 2nd team All-Conference and 1st team All-Conference, and he was All-American in 2009. He was a two-time All-American at Jamestown College in 2010 and 2011.
Peeters earned his Associate of Arts degree with an emphasis in business from Central Lakes College and a bachelor's degree in physical education from Jamestown College.
He and his wife, Nicole, live in Fergus Falls.