Assisstant Coach Doug Connors is in his 24th year with the CAPERS women's basketball program. He has been a part of all 5 AUS banners that the program has won. He also has won silver and bronze medals at CIS nationals.
Connors is the also the residence manager at Cape Breton University. Connors was raised in Lake Echo, NS and is married. He and his wife Melissa have two sons, Ethan and Grayson.