College - Northeastern
Strength & Conditioning Coach
Keke Lyles joined the Minnesota Timberwolves in 2011 as the team's strength and conditioning coach and is responsible for developing and prescribing individualized training programs for each of the Timberwolves players.
Lyles joins the Wolves training staff after serving as assistant strength & conditioning coach for the Indiana Pacers during the 2010-11 season. Previous to that, Lyles was the head strength & conditioning coach for women's basketball at Northeastern University from 2008 through 2010. He also was the assistant strength & conditioning coach and assisted with sports medicine for the men's basketball team at Northeastern from 2007 through 2010. Lyles also completed internships with the Boston Celtics.
The Redlands, Calif., native completed his undergraduate and graduate studies at Northeastern University in Boston, receiving his bachelor's degree in rehabilitation science and his doctorate of physical therapy.
Lyles and his wife, Jade, reside in St. Louis Park.