Jacob DeWilde was added to the Butler women's basketball staff as graduate assistant in the summer of 2012. During the 2013-14 season, DeWilde will work as the Director of Women's Basketball Operations for the Bulldogs. DeWilde originally came to Butler after spending one season at Indiana University Southeast.
In his position at Butler, DeWilde coordinates team travel as well as oversee the student managers. He will also have duties coordinating game logistics with Butler's opponents. DeWilde came to Butler after helping Indiana University Southeast post a 26-8 overall record. Prior to that, DeWilde coached at St. Vincent High School in Perryville, Mo. St. Vincent posted the school's first 20-win season and captured conference and district championships.
A Missouri native, DeWilde earned a bachelor's degree in health and physical education from Murray State in 2009.