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Home - Coaching Development with Bob Carroll

  Bob Carroll's Coaching Development articles

 - November 1, 2009 - Success in Basketball Coaching
 - November 15, 2009 - Tips for Advancing up the Coaching Ladder
 - November 30, 2009 - The Basketball Coach as a Teacher
 - December 15, 2009 - Developing a Coaching Philosophy
 - January 18, 2010 - Keys to Better Defensive Teaching - Teaching Man /Man Defense Part One
 - March 8, 2010 - Keys to Better Defensive Teaching - Part Two
 - May 13, 2010 - Basketball Coaching Scams

  Below you can read Bob Carroll's biography:

Mr. Bob Carroll 58, of the United States of America has thirty-seven years of basketball experience as a basketball coach, scout, clinician, director of basketball operations and director of basketball development. In his thirty-seven years of experience, he has amassed a wealth of basketball knowledge that has taken him to forty-two countries in Africa, Asia, the Caribbean, Central and South America, Europe and the Pacific Rim. He has experience as a basketball coach for both male and female players. He holds the distinction of having conduced basketball fundamental clinics/training camps and basketball courses for coaches on all six continents in the world. He has an International coaching record of 110-12 and overall coaching record of 527-275 in thirty-seven years of coaching on all levels.
He has trained teams on the high school, college, professional, club, military and international levels. On the professional level he served as assistant coach and administrative assistant for the Memphis Rockers and Winnipeg Thunder of the World Basketball League. He has served as an area scout for the Cleveland Cavs, Denver Nuggets, Houston Rockets and the Utah Jazz of the NBA.

On the international level he has coached three club teams in the Middle East and has worked with national programs in Belize, Chile, Guatemala, Honduras, Mali, Peru, St Kitts and Uruguay. Mr. Carroll has conducted over one hundred twenty- five international basketball clinics around the world as well as serving as a FIBA basketball expert in Twenty-five Olympic Solidarity coaching courses in Africa, the Caribbean, Central and South America. In Mali he served as men’s and woman’s national coach.

On the university and military levels he was head basketball coach at the University of Guadalajara in Mexico where he led them into the national playoffs and assistant coach at San Antonio College and served as head coach of the US Army team at Fort Sam Houston Texas.

Mr. Carroll has written three coaching booklets in Spanish “Principos para Baloncesto Mejor”, ” Estrategia y Tacticas en Baloncesto Moderno”  and ” Ofensivas  Flex” which are used in his basketball courses for coaches . He has written a defensive booklet “Principles for Teaching Individual and Team Defense”. He speaks Spanish fluently and has an understanding of French and Arabic

Mr. Carroll resides in San Antonio, Texas and is married to the former Sandra Cantu of San Antonio and they have a twelve year old son Kevin Anthony Carroll. Mr. Carroll is currently serving as an educator and coach in the San Antonio Independent School District in San Antonio Texas. He is available for coaching courses, team training camps and his visiting national coach program during certain times of the year. A list of references and past clinics and camps can be provided on request.

Contact Information

Bob Carroll

426 Golden Walk

San Antonio, Texas. 78227 USA Phone: (210) 675-3456 Cell Phone: (210) 584-7741 Fax: (210) -999-5679

E Mail Address: carrollinternational@hotmail.com

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