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Coach Academy - Las Vegas

USA Basketball Las Vegas Coach Academy

(Quick links to each section: Event Details / Registration / Facility Location / Academy Features / Guest Speakers / Academy Schedule / Preferred Hotel)

Event Details

Wednesday, July 25 – Friday, July 27, 2018

  • Wednesday, July 25
    • 10:30 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. - check-in for Youth Development Summit *open to all Coach Academy attendees
    • 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. - Youth Development Summit *open to all Coach Academy attendees
    • 7:00 p.m. – 9:00 p.m. - Coach Academy tip-off: reception at The Sayers Club in The W/SLS Las Vegas
  • Thursday, July 26
    • 8:00 a.m. – 8:30 a.m. - Coach Academy check-in
    • 8:30 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. - morning sessions
    • 12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. - networking lunch
    • 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. - afternoon sessions
  • Friday, July 27
    • 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m. - morning sessions
    • 12:00 p.m. – 12:45 p.m. - networking lunch
    • 1:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. - afternoon sessions

Click here for the full schedule.  

*Approximate times listed. Schedule subject to change.

Facility Location

Wednesday Youth Development Summit and Coach Academy tip-off reception:
The W Hotel and SLS Las Vegas

2535 S Las Vegas Blvd

Las Vegas, NV 89109

Thursday and Friday academy sessions:

*Bus transportation provided by USA Basketball on a first-come, first-served basis. Attendees will be emailed in July to sign up for transportation.

Boulder City High School

1101 5th Street

Boulder City, NV 89005

Coach Academy Features

  • Youth Development Summit admission

  • Evening food and beverage reception

  • Guest speaker led sessions on coaching and leadership

  • On and off-court presentations

  • Catered meal

  • USA Basketball and Nike gift items

  • Networking opportunities with attendees and guest speakers

  • USA Basketball memorabilia display

Speakers and Presenters

USA Basketball
Rob Brost

Bolingbrook High School Boys Basketball Head Coach
Raphael Chillious
Raphael Chillious
East Carolina University Men's Basketball Associate Head Coach

Kevin Eastman
Former NBA Assistant Coach and Director of Operations
Barry Hecker
Barry Hecker

Former NBA Coach
 USA Basketball
Chris Holtmann

The Ohio State University Men’s Basketball Head Coach

Matt King
Arizona Basketball Coaches Association Executive Director

Frank Martin
University of South Carolina Men's Basketball Head Coach
DeLisha Milton-Jones
Pepperdine University Women's Basketball Head Coach

Dave Severns

Los Angeles Clippers Pro Personnel Scout
Don Showalter
Don Showalter

USA Basketball Coach Director, Youth Division and USA Basketball Men’s Junior National Team Head Coach
Mark Slessinger
The University of New Orleans Men’s Basketball Head Coach
Heidi VanDerveer
Heidi VanDerveer

University of California San Diego Women’s Basketball Head Coach
Danielle Viglione
Danielle Viglione

Sacramento Skills Academy Co-owner
 Greg White
Greg White

Bentonville West High School Boys Basketball Head Coach
Brendan Winters

Pro Skills Basketball Co-Founder
Jay Wright

Villanova University Men's Basketball Head Coach

Full list of speakers coming soon!

Academy Schedule

Click here for the full schedule.

*Schedule is subject to change up to the date of the event.


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