DeVry University Knights - Men's Basketball Team
COACH SEAN O'NEAL
Coach Sean O'Neal was born and raised in Ann Arbor, Michigan. Coach O'Neal graduated from Grambling State University with a Bachelor's Degree in Health and Science. He is currently attending Keller Graduate School of Management where he is pursuing his Master's. In addition, Coach O'Neal is a proud DeVry University employee. He has been a success coach for two years and has assisted in the growth of several changes on campus.
Coach O'Neal's coaching career began with middle school basketball in 1998. He was so successful he transitioned into high school athletics while pursuing his Health and Physical Educational teaching career. Coach O'Neal is a pioneer when it comes to sports programs developing the love of setting the standards for fundamentals and sound play in athletics. Presently Coach O'Neal has 13 years of experience in various sports such as: basketball, gymnastics, rugby, lacrosse, baseball, football and handball. Even though his experience ranges over different sports, basketball has always been his first love and passion.
His coaching style is one that increases simple basketball fundamentals, not only at a physical level but a cognitive level. Coach Sean brings a winning attitude on and off the court and will use basketball as a medium to not only teach the correct techniques in participating, but to also become a better overall student with lifetime skills. Coach Sean's calm sense of coaching style not only earns the respect of the players but also helps them grow and mature as a complete student athlete. His motto is: Individual talent doesn't win games, but a collective TEAM talent does. TEAM DEVRY!