Alumni Coaches

Jim Valvano at Hoop Group Camp

Many Hoop Group alum have succeeded at many different levels, from the NBA, Division 1 as well as small colleges and in high school. On this page we will look at some of the Hoop Group alumni coaches who have excelled teaching the game of basketball.

The history of our weekly camp coaching staff includes championship coaches and Hall of Famers.  A few facts about are camp staff over the years:  Hoop Group Camp Coaches:  Have won 7 NBA Championships, 6 Olympic Gold Medals, 27 NCAA championships and over 100 High School State Championships & Counting!

The list includes: Bobby Knight, Jim Valvano, Gino Auriemma, Bob Hurley & more!

A large contingent of former Hoop Group Full Time Staff members are currently coaching in the college or prep level. Some have moved onto Administrative positions in college or in Sports Administration.  This group of coaches worked 24/7 for the Hoop Group helping to make it a renowned training ground and proving ground for aspiring and future coaching stars.

Check out the current list.

Jesse AgelAssistant CoachNJIT
Chad BabelConsultantNike Grassroots Basketball
Lamar BarrettAssistant CoachOld Dominion University
Ron BertovichDeputy CommissionerColonial Athletic Association
Zak BoisvertAssistant CoachUniversity of Maine
Joe BurkeHead CoachSkidmore College
Jim CarrAssistant CoachRhode Island University
Darren CohenInternational Events ManagerAnthony Sports Travel
Matt ConwayAssistant Athletic DirectorBoston College
Sean Duke CrockerHead CoachStuart Hall HS
Kevin DriscollAssistant CoachHoly Cross University
Dave EmeryHead CoashShore Regional HS
Steve FaganHead Womens CoachFelician College
Mike FarrellyAssistant CoachHofstra University
Joey GalloAssistant CoachRobert Morris University
Matt GradyAssistant CoachManhattan College
Dennis GregoryConsultant Game 7 Marketing
Kyle GriffinAssistant CoachLehigh University
Bill HahnAssistant to the Head CoachWest Virginia University
Shawn HeeterHead CoachAcademy Charter HS NJ
Rachelle HopsickerHead CoachJuniata Valley HS PA
Ashley HowardAssistant CoachVillanova University
Jeff HouseAssistant CoachUniversity of Kentucky Womens
Bobby HurleyHead CoachStevens Tech
Dennis KazimirGraduate Assistant CoachVCU
Brian KennedyAssistant CoachNJIT
Joe KennedyDirector of Basketball OperationsOregon State University
Pete KirschnerSenior Director of Sports MarketingGeorgetown University
John KorellisHead CoachMetuchen HS NJ
Dave KrupinskiConsultantUnder Armour Basketball
Justin LeonardPresident - CEOGame 7 Marketing
Chuckie MartinAssistant CoachOklahoma City Thunder
Andrew McGlynn Video Coordinator La Salle University
Steve OttAssistant CoachFlorida International University
Mark PalmieriAssistant CoachUniversity of New Haven
Alex PoppDirector of Basketball OperationsHoly Cross
Pat PriceDirector of Basketball OperationsCompetitve Edge Sports Complex
Matt QuinnAssistant CoachSt. Thomas More Prep
Steve SauersAssistant CoachCalifornia Riverside
Rob SenderoffHead CoachKent State University
Chris SparksHead CoachWilbraham & Monson School
Colin SullivanAthletic DirectorSalve Regina University
Kevin TironeDirector of Basketball OperationsUniversity of Rhode Island
Andy TooleHead CoachRobert Morris University
Adam TurnerHead CoachBard College
Brad WachtelDirector of Basketball AdministrationRutgers University
Marquis WebbAssistant CoachWagner College
Mike WolfAssistant CoachUniversity of Portland