Matt Keating joined the Tufts University hockey team as an assistant coach in 2013.
Keating graduated Northeastern in 2002 with a degree in Criminal Justice. He also added a degree in Accounting from Bentley University in May 2013.
While at Northeastern, Keating was a scholarship athlete in both baseball and hockey. In 106 appearances for the men's hockey team as a forward, he tallied 34 points - 15 goals, 19 assists. As the first basemen for the Huskies baseball team, Keating starred, racking up numerous awards and honors including Most Valuable Player and Northeastern University Athlete of the Year.
The San Francisco Giants selected Keating in the 2000 Major League Baseball Free Agent Draft. From 2000-03 he played for the organization's minor league teams Arizona, Oregon and California.
Following the conclusion of his playing career, Keating spent time as the assistant head coach for the Bentley University men's hockey team during the 2010-11 season. He moved on to become the school's supervisor of athletic facilities and student lead coordinator from 2011-12.
A South Boston resident, Keating will be responsible for assisting in all hockey matters both on and off the ice.