David Patrick, UC Riverside Head Coach: NextGen Coaches Inaugural Eventby Coaching U
Coaching U and FastModel Sports were proud to host the Inaugural NextGen Coaches Event at the 2019 Final Four in Minneapolis. This event was created to help develop the next generation of elite basketball coaches by learning from some of the rising stars in the coaching profession as well as veteran coaches who shared their experiences with those in attendance.
Coach David Patrick just finished his first season as the Head Coach at UC Riverside. In this video, he shares his unique perspective on transitioning from one of the top assistant coaches in the country to running your own program as a head coach..
Prior to becoming a head coach, Coach David Patrick was know as one of the nation's ELITE assistant coaches! He has had successful coaching stops with some of the nation's best at TCU under Jamie Dixon, LSU with Johnny Jones, St. Mary's under Randy Bennett after receiving his start at Nicholls St. with JP Piper.
In addition to being a great tactician, Coach Patrick developed a tremendous reputation as one of the nation's best at evaluating talent. He has been responsible for numerous Top 5 recruiting classes at his various stops and also spent time with the Houston Rockets front office.
You won't find a more well-rounded young coach in the game than Coach David Patrick. Don't miss your chance to hear a fantastic message he shared with those in attendance at the Inaugural NextGen Coaches Event at the 2019 Final Four!
NextGen Coaches is an organization founded by Coaching U and FastModel Sports to aid in the development of the next generation of elite basketball coaches.
This organization is fully committed to do everything we can to help develop the next generation of coaches for the future of our great game.