NCAA College Basketball Academy

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NCAA College Basketball Academy

July 20-23, and July 23-26, 2020

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NCAA Basketball Academy Commissioners and Assistant Commissioners

  • Al Skinner, former Kennesaw State, Boston College and Rhode Island head coach (East region/UConn camp).
  • Gary Waters, former Cleveland State, Rutgers and Kent State head coach (Midwest region/Illinois camp).
  • Tim Miles, former Nebraska, Colorado State and North Dakota State head coach (South region/Houston camp).
  • Steve Lavin, current Fox Sports analyst and former St. John’s (New York) and UCLA head coach (West region/Grand Canyon camp).
Assistant Commissioners: 
East Regional:
  • Sydney Johnson, former head coach at Fairfield and Princeton
  • Patrick Sandle, former assistant coach at Loyola Marymount
  • Gary Stewart, head coach at Stevenson University
Midwest Regional:
  • Murry Bartow, former UCLA interim head coach; former head coach at South Florida, East Tennessee State and UAB
  • Joe Harrington, former head coach at Hofstra, George Mason and Long Beach State
  • Billy Owens, former NBA player and assistant coach at Rutgers-Camden
South Regional:
  • Butch Carter, former head coach of the Toronto Raptors and former assistant coach at Long Beach State and Dayton
  • Tyus Edney, former assistant coach at UCLA
  • Ernie Kent, former head coach at Washington State and Oregon
West Regional:
  • Ganon Baker, professional trainer
  • Alan Major, former head coach at UNC Charlotte; current director of player development for Texas WBB
  • Earl Watson, former head coach of the Phoenix Suns and former UCLA student-athlete


East Regional:
  • Pete Gillen, former head coach at Virginia, Providence and Xavier
  • Mitch Buonaguro, former head coach at Siena and Fairfield
Midwest Regional:
  • Melvin Watkins, former head coach at Missouri, Texas A&M and UNC-Charlotte
  • Jerry Dunn, former head coach at Tuskegee and Penn State; former assistant coach at Michigan and West Virginia
South Regional:
  • Ben Braun, former head coach at Rice, Cal, and Eastern Michigan 
  • Matt Howard, player development instructor
West Regional:
  • John Moore, current head coach at Westmont College
  • Steve Spencer, current head coach at Orange Coast College; former assistant coach at UCLA