James Hark is in his second year back in Oxford and in his first season as the Coordinator of Basketball Operations for the Ole Miss men's basketball program.He had previously served as theCoordinator of Video Services for the Rebels last season.
Hark handles a variety of duties within the program, including student-athlete development, travel arrangements, coordinating camps, scheduling and scouting.
Before coming back to Ole Miss, Hark spent three months as Director of Basketball Operations at Indiana State.
Hark spent two years as a Graduate Assistant Manager on Andy Kennedy's staff at Ole Miss from 2011-13. In those two years, Hark helped lead the Rebels to two postseason berths, including the 2013 SEC Tournament Championship and the Rebels' first bid to the NCAA Tournament since 2002.
Prior to coming to Oxford, Hark spent two years as a student manager at the University of Dayton, helping the Flyers to back-to-back NIT appearances and the 2010 NIT Championship.
A graduate of St. Ignatius High School in Cleveland, Ohio, Hark earned his Bachelor of Science degree in Sports Management from the University of Dayton in 2011, and is scheduled to complete his Master's Degree in Business from the University of Mississippi in May 2014.
Hark is the son of Jim and Helen Hark and has two sisters, Elizabeth and Brittany, and a brother, Tim.