Lawrence Frank, New Jersey Nets
Coaches like Jim O'Brien - Pacers Gregg Popovich - Spurs Stan Van Gundy - Magic never played in the NBA and just studied basketball for the life of coaching.
45,000 Including Joe Reitz from the Colts who played basketball at Northwestern in college.
There are actually more than four college football head coaches who never played football. Some of them are Dennis Franchione, Charlie Weis, Paul Johnson, and Sonny Dykes. Also on the list are David Cutcliffe, Hugh Freeze, and Mike Leach.
The answer is no because then the NBA teams would ever have been this good.
No Preston Pearson went to the University of Illinois and excelled at basketball. He never played college football.
Well, one way is if you play basketball in high school and your really good at it. High school coaches might tell colleges or vice versa and BAM, you get a scholarship to play at a college. But don't bother going to a 3 division basketball college league, they will never put you on the nba. And plus you can tryout at some colleges too.
LeBron James is a professional basketball player. He never played college football, nor did he even attend college.
He never played basketball
because they are bell ends
yes they do or will not know what to do
No, J. Cole never played ball for any college.
yeah all the time but they were ether manager or always there and knew the game
Hitler never played basketball.
umm.... he never played basketball.
Unless you're just a man at basketball and you've never played, you're probably not gonna make it.. Haha, but you don't have to play before, you just have to be good enough.
Todd Haley of the Pittsburgh Steelers offensive coordinator.
AnswerPaul Johnson at Georgia Tech, Mark Mangino at Kansas, Mike Leach at Texas TechAndy Smith at California
No. Kevin Nash was never an NBA player. He did play college basketball for the University of Tennessee and later played professional basketball in Europe but a torn ACL cut his career short.
No degree is required to become a pro-basketball player. Some players such as LeBron James never went to college.
Jose murinhou r.benitez if you are talking about the European football