Cal Basketball: Mark Fox hires new Strength & Conditioning coach

Welcome to Berkeley!

After the departure of S&C coach Jordan Jackson, the Cal Men’s basketball has filled the void with the hiring of Blake Bender. He joins the Cal program from the UNC-Charlotte 49ers. Coach Bender spent two years as the Director of Strength and Conditioning at Charlotte, specifically helping with the men’s basketball team. Prior to that, he worked for the Florida Gulf Coast University Men’s Basketball program and the University of Florida’s Men’s basketball program as well.

Welcome to Berkeley, Coach Bender!