|Seasons at Butler:||Seventh Season|
Bob Keeney is in his seventh season as a member of Butler's coaching staff. He joined the Bulldogs in the summer of 2001, after spending two years as an assistant coach at South Dakota State University. The seventh-year Butler coach works primarily with the team's hitters and infielders, while running the squad's off-season strength and conditioning program. He also assists with recruiting, scouting, defensive positioning and team travel. Keeney, who was a four-year baseball letterwinner and All-Big Ten player at the University of Minnesota, helped lead South Dakota State to a conference runner-up finish and a No. 6 ranking in the central region in 2001. Prior to his stint at South Dakota State, he served as an assistant baseball coach at Bethel College (Minn.). He has a B.A. degree from Minnesota (1997).