Coach Bio

Keith Uzpen
College - Minnesota State-Mankato
The 2012 season will be Keith Uzpen’s fourth season as Associate Athletic Trainer for the Lynx. It will also be Uzpen’s third as Head Strength and Conditioning Coach for the team.

Uzpen also works as Clinic Coordinator for Fairview Sports & Orthopedic –Oak Ridge. He works with two Orthopedic Surgeons.

He was a Lead Athletic Trainer for Institute for Athletic Medicine (IAM), Uzpen had been the Head Athletic Trainer at Andover High School through IAM for five years.

Uzpen received his Bachelor of Science degree in Athletic Training from Minnesota State University, Mankato, in 2005. Uzpen was a graduate assistant for Indiana University before transferring to finish his Masters degree at the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities. In 2008 he received a Masters of Education degree in Applied Kinesiology from the University of Minnesota, Twin Cities.

He is a member of the National Athletic Trainers Association, Great Lakes Athletic Training Association and Minnesota Athletic Trainers Association, as well as a part of the Public Relations Committee and Honors and Awards Committee for Minnesota Athletic Trainers Association.

Uzpen grew up in Hamden, Connecticut and Cottage Grove, Minnesota. He now lives in Richfield with his wife and two dogs.


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Video

Sky vs. Shock

Odyssey Sims scores 24 points to lead the Shock to a win over the Sky, 79-69.

Lynx vs. Sun

Maya Moore scores 17 points to help the Lynx beat the Sun, 76-65.

Dream vs. Mystics

Ivory Latta scores 21 points and Kara Lawson adds14 as the surging Mystics beat the Dream, 77-67.

Liberty vs. Mercury

Diana Taurasi records 15 points and 10 assists, Britney Griner adds 18 points as the Mercury roll to their 15th straight win.

Taurasi's Double-double

Diana Taurasi records a double-double with 15 points and 10 assists to lead the Mercury over the Liberty.