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Mark Daigneault

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Position  Head coach
Nationality  American
Coaching career  2003–present
Education  University of Connecticut
League  NBA Development League
College  Connecticut
Name  Mark Daigneault
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High school  Leominster (Leominster, Massachusetts)
Similar  Sam Presti, Billy Donovan, Steven Adams

Born  12 August 1985 (age 35), Leominster, Massachusetts, United States

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Mark Daigneault born c. 1986 is the Head Coach of the Oklahoma City Blue, the NBA Development League affiliate of the Oklahoma City Thunder.


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University of Connecticut

Daigneault began his coaching career while as an undergraduate student as a student assistant with the Connecticut Huskies men's basketball under the guidance of the legendary Jim Calhoun. His responsibilities were overseeing individual workouts, video analysis and opponent scouting reports.

Holy Cross

On September 6, 2007 the Holy Cross Crusaders named him as their assistant coach.

University of Florida

Billy Donovan previously served as the head coach of the Florida Gators Daigneault worked for him. While Daigneault was his assistant his teams had a 120-30 record (.800), competing in the Elite Eight each of the seasons . In April 2015 Donovan would become the head coach of the Oklahoma City Thunder beginning with season 2015 season. This reunited the former colleagues.

Professional career

On Aug. 22, 2014, the Oklahoma City Thunder named Mark Daigneault as the head coach of the Oklahoma City Blue, replacing Darko Rajakovic.


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