Coach, Vice President of the Texas Legends team in the NBA Development League
Del has been a highly successful basketball coach at every level over an amazing career spanning 53 years. His accomplishments—which are too numerous to list—include becoming the 19th NBA coach to win 500 regular season games and NBA coach of the year in 1995. Del has been a valuable assistant coach for the Dallas Mavericks, and was the first foreign head coach of the Chinese national team leading them to a surprising victory over Serbia in the 2004 Olympics.
An ordained minister, Del’s latest book, On Point—Four steps to better life teams teaches valuable life lessons learned through his experiences and Christian faith. In addition, he is a member of the Screen Actors Guild, having appeared in various television and movie productions.
Del has five children, nine grandchildren and lives with his wife, Ann, in the Dallas area. Del and Ann are very active in worthy causes including their foundation and City House in Frisco.