77 episodes

From young assistants to head coaches, Rising Coaches sits down with some of the brightest minds in basketball to talk about their rise through the profession and what they are working on now.

The Rising Coaches Podcast Rising Coaches

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From young assistants to head coaches, Rising Coaches sits down with some of the brightest minds in basketball to talk about their rise through the profession and what they are working on now.

    Episode 76: Brenton Petty, Director of Player Development and Assistant Coach, University of Maryland

    Episode 76: Brenton Petty, Director of Player Development and Assistant Coach, University of Maryland

    Brenton Petty is a young coach on the rise as he is the Director of Player Development and Assistant Coach at the University of Maryland. Following Petty’s unique playing career ending at Fordham University, he took a position with Maryland to become the Graduate Assistant coach for 2 years. Following his GA role, Petty would then get a basketball operations intern role with the Detroit Pistons which would help bring him back to where it all started, as the Video Coordinator at Maryland. Petty is a young coach on the rise with a unique story.

    • 45 min
    Episode 75: Patrick Bain, Assistant Women's Coach, Wright State University

    Episode 75: Patrick Bain, Assistant Women's Coach, Wright State University

    Patrick Bain is a Rising Coaches member and current Assistant Women’s Basketball coach at Wright State University. Coach Bain is a young coach on the rise as he started his coaching career following his stellar playing career at Cedarville University where he was a stand out player for the Yellow Jackets. Bain then became the Assistant Coach with Cedarville on the men's side which would transition him into an assistant role onto the women’s side at Wright State. We are excited to learn more from a young coach on the rise with a wealth of knowledge of the game.

    • 35 min
    Episode 74: Matt Dickman, Assistant Coach, Graceland University

    Episode 74: Matt Dickman, Assistant Coach, Graceland University

    Matt Dickman is a current Rising Coaches Member and Assistant Coach at Graceland University. Coach Dickman had a very noticeable rise in the industry as he started coaching at various High Schools in Arizona leading him into roles within the G League and at the college level. His collegiate coaching career started at Brownie Mackie College which would jumpstart him to Central Methodist University, Indiana University East, Buena Vista University, Sioux Falls Skyforce, Mount Marty University, Saint Louis University and his current role at Graceland University.

    • 43 min
    Episode 73: Tim Kaine, Assistant Coach and Chief of Staff, LSU

    Episode 73: Tim Kaine, Assistant Coach and Chief of Staff, LSU

    Tim Kaine is the current Assistant Coach and Chief of Staff for LSU. Coach Kaine has grown through the ranks starting in high school and working his way up to being a pivotal piece of a Division 1 program. In between, Kaine made a variety of stops, including Austin Peay, Guilford College, Newberry College, Winthrop, Florida Atlantic, Georgia Southern, Murray State and where he currently stands, at LSU. Coach Kaine gives us the insight how he grew in the industry and utilized camps to help him make connections and gain his first college coaching gig.

    • 55 min
    Rising Coaches Rewind: Brad Stevens, President of Basketball Operations, 2024 NBA Champion Boston Celtics

    Rising Coaches Rewind: Brad Stevens, President of Basketball Operations, 2024 NBA Champion Boston Celtics

    Brad Stevens is one of the best coaches in the basketball business. Coach Stevens has a short road of stops but an incredible background nonetheless, as he grew from an assistant role at Butler to being the Head Coach and ultimately one of the best Butler has seen during his 6 year head coaching stint, including 2 Horizon Coach of the Year awards, 2 Final Four appearances and 7 regular and tournament Horizon League championships in total. Following Butler, Stevens stepped into a role with the Boston Celtics as a head coach for 8 years and now serves as the current President of Basketball Operations for the Boston Celtics, who recently won the 2024 NBA Championship.

    • 39 min
    Episode 72: Justin Gainey, Associate Head Coach, Tennessee

    Episode 72: Justin Gainey, Associate Head Coach, Tennessee

    Justin Gainey is the current Associate Head Coach at Tennessee. Coach Gainey’s coaching background ranges in various roles at NC State, following his playing career, Elon University, Justin Gainey is the current Associate Head Coach at Tennessee. Coach Gainey’s coaching background ranges in various roles at NC State, following his playing career, Elon University, Appalachian State, Marquette, Santa Clara and currently, the University of Tennessee. Gainey has been known for his tremendous defensive and recruiting strategies while helping his guards to excel on their perimeter play, helping the Vols to number 5 in the AP poll and recording numerous wins against top 10 nationally ranked teams. We are excited to learn more from such a well versed coach. State, Marquette, Santa Clara and currently, the University of Tennessee. Gainey has been known for his tremendous defensive and recruiting strategies while helping his guards to excel on their perimeter play, helping the Vols to number 5 in the AP poll and recording numerous wins against top 10 nationally ranked teams. We are excited to learn more from such a well versed coach.

    • 1 hr 3 min

Customer Reviews

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75 Ratings

75 Ratings

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A Must!

Must listen for coaches of all levels. Young coaches trying to break in or ride up for helpful insights. Coaches there to reflect on the time they were in the same boat. Definitely a must have in the podcast library!

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Great Podcast for the Hoop Junkie. Great guests, wealth of knowledge and so many topics go beyond the 4 lines. Highly recommend to any coach or hoop enthusiast out there.
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