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Tim Schuring

Founder/Director/Lead Clinician
M.S.- Sports Management, USSA
B.A.- Education, Wartburg College

  • Founded TNT5 Basketball in 2008
  • 28 years of basketball coaching and training experience.
  • Eight seasons Asst. Men’s Basketball Coach at Luther College.
  • Three seasons as Head Coach at Saint Mary College (KS).
  • Four seasons as Head Coach at Dakota State University (SD).
  • 2001 NAIA National Tournament Appearance (Sweet 16).
  • 2001 Kansas Collegiate Athletic Conference Coach of The Yr. 7 seasons as a head high school coach in Iowa and Illinois.
  • 1990 Iowa State High School Tourney appearance.
  • 1990 IBCA District Coach of The Year.
  • 2012 Inductee into Saint Mary College Athletics Hall of Fame.


Eric Karius


  • Currently in 12th season as assistant coach, Luther College
  • Currently in 6th season as Head Women’s Golf, Luther College
  • Five seasons as Assistant Boys Basketball Coach, Slinger HS (WI)
  • Five years as TNT5 Clinician and Iowa Prep Team Coach
  • Five years as Iowa Prep Team Coach



Drake Schuring


  • B.A. (candidate) P.E., UNI
  • Former player basketball at Luther College
  • Second  year as TNT5 Clinician
  • Third year as Iowa Prep Team Coach 

Nick Bobb


  • B.S. Elementary Education, Cornell College
  • Played four seasons at Cornell
  • Currently an Assistant Men’s Basketball Coach, Cornell College
  • First  year as TNT5 Clinician
  • First year as Iowa Prep Team Coach 


Troy Ersland

Assistant Director/Clinician
B.S. – Education, University of Northern Iowa
M.S. – Coaching and P.E., Indiana State University

  •  Head boys basketball coach at Clinton High School
  • Four seasons as a head boys basketball coach at Waterloo Columbus HS
  • 19 years of basketball coaching and training experience
  • Fifth year as TNT5 Clinician
  • Fourth year as an Iowa Prep Team Coach







Jake Misener

B.A. in Criminal Justice, Mt. Mercy University

  • Currently the Men’s Basketball Coach G.A. at Mount Mercy University
  • Two year Captain for Mount Mercy Mustangs Men’s Basketball Team
  • Honorable mention All-Metro Selection as a player at Cedar Rapids Kennedy
  • Third year as TNT5 Clinician
  • Third year as Iowa Prep Team Coach


Nicole Mulford


  • B.S. Candidate, Sports and Rec Management and Coaching U of Iowa
  • Former player at Luther College
  • Currently a Lead Manager for the Iowa Hawkeye Women’s Basketball Team
  • First year as a TNT5 Clinician

what people are saying

The TNT5 staff has been doing personal work-outs with all four of my children for the past four years. The results have been amazing! The skill and work ethic that have been developed has given each one of my kids a greater degree of confidence on and off the court. For parents who want to help their children maximize their potential, on and off the court, there is no doubt that TNT5 is a great program. This is the best way I have found. My kids and I look forward to continuing the program far into the future. Thanks Coach!

Jon Nicolaisen Parent, New Hampton, IA

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