Matt King is finishing his graduate degree in Kinesiology with an emphasis on Sports Science and Nutrition at the University of Texas. He is set to graduate in May 2011. Matt has interned under Todd Wright with the UT Men's and Women's Basketball teams since June 2009, and is currently in charge of the intern education program for UT Basketball and Train 4 the Game performance center. Before moving to Austin, Matt played basketball for the Missouri State University Bears from 2005-2007 before a knee injury ended his career. He then interned with the Missouri State University Strength and Conditioning program for 2 years.