Past Players & Coaches

Marcus Smart

  • Flower Mound Marcus alum
  • Two-time 5A State Champion; 115-6 in three seasons on varsity
  • McDonald’s All-American
  • Averaged 16.6 points, 5.9 rebounds and 4.5 assists during his time at Oklahoma State
  • Drafted 6th overall in the 2014 NBA Draft by the Boston Celtics – still active

Sam Cassell

  • Dunbar alumnus (Baltimore, MD)
  • Cassell played in the NBA for 16 years with the Houston Rockets, Phoenix Suns, Dallas Mavericks, New Jersey Nets, Milwaukee Bucks, Minnesota Timberwolves, Los Angeles Clippers and Boston Celtics
  •  Spent five years as assistant coach for the Washington Wizards, and currently serves as an assistant coach for the Los Angeles Clippers

Morgan Wootten

  • DeMatha Catholic High School coach (Hyattsville, MD)
  • Naismith National Basketball Hall of Fame Coach
  • According to USA Today, Wootten helped shape modern high school basketball
  • Notable NBA player coached by Wootten: Adrian Dantley

Rashard Lewis

  • Alief Elsik alumnus (Houston, TX)
  • Two-time NBA All-Star
  • Lewis played in the NBA for 16 years with the Seattle SuperSonics, Orlando Magic, Washington Wizards and the Miami Heat 

Tyus Edney

  • Long Beach Poly alumnus (Long Beach, CA)
  • Former point guard for UCLA Bruins
  • Led the Bruins to NCAA championship in 1995
  • Currently the director of operations for the UCLA men’s basketball program

Willie McGinest

  • Long Beach Poly alumnus (Long Beach, CA)
  • Former linebacker for the New England Patriots