Nicolas Ramos returns to the Regent bench for his second season as a member of the RU men's basketball coaching staff. Ramos is tabbed with helping in all facets off the men's basketball program, including as the head jv coach. With Ramos on staff last season, the Regents finished tied for fourth with an 11-9 NACC record and earned their first berth to the NACC Tournament since the 2012-13 season. Rockford's 11 NACC regular season wins also set a new single-season program record. Additionally, the Regents had a lot of individual success both on and off the court last season. Rockford had one First Team All-NACC performer, two NACC Men's Basketball Player of the Week selections, four NACC Scholar-Athletes and one NABC Honors Court selection.
Prior to entering the coaching ranks, Ramos was a four-year member of the RU men's basketball team. Ramos was a consistent contributor to the team during his collegiate career, including helping Rockford post one its best overall records in six years during the 2015-16 season.
Ramos graduated from Rockford University with a bachelor's degree in Accounting. He is currently pursuing his Master's in Business Administration with a concentration in Finance.