Anthony Grant is an American basketball coach and athlete. Anthony Grant is the head men’s basketball coach at the University of Dayton.
Table of Biography
Anthony Grant was born on April 15, 1966. At present, he is 55 years old and his sun sign is Aries. He is from Miami, Florida, USA. He has a brother but his name is not mentioned. Also, the names and information about his parents are not given. His full name is Anthony Duvale Grant.
Further, he graduated from Miami Senior High Schoo. Then, he enrolled at the University of Dayton, where he the team to the Elite Eight of the NCAA Tournament.
Professional Life and Career
Anthony began his career as an assistant coach in the year 1987. And, he turned head coach in 2006. Since 2017, he is working with the University of Dayton as their head coach. Therefore, he led his team to the 2020 Atlantic 10 regular-season championship.
In the year 1993, Stetson University hired Anthony as their assistant basketball coach. This coach worked with the team for just 2 seasons and then moved to Marshall University. However, the assistant could not make much impact and then signed with Florida in the year 1996 and worked until 2006.
Similarly, Virginia Commonwealth University hired him as their new head coach in the year 2006. His team won the CAA regular Tournament championship in 2007 and 2009 and the CAA regular-season championship from the year 2007 until 2009. He was awarded the CAA Coach of the Year in the year 2007.
Likewise, at the end of the 2009 season, the University of Alabama hired him as their new head coach. Anthony led his team for the SEC Western Division Championship in 2011. Similarly, at the end of the 2015 season, he agreed to work with Oklahoma City Thunders as their assistant coach under Billy Donovan.
Moreover, this coach worked with the team until 2017 and then moved to the University of Dayton after their head coach Archie Miller departed. Similarly, in the year 2020, he led his team to the Altlantic 10 regular-season championship and won numerous titles to his name. Furthermore, for the 2019–20 season, he was named the Sporting News National Coach of the Year and Naismith College Coach of the Year.
This coach married his longtime girlfriend, Christina Harrell, in the early 1990s. However, he is married for over 25 years. Sadly, the information about their wedding is under the radar. Together, they share four children namely Makai Grant, Anthony Grant Jr, Preston Granat, and Jayda Danielle Grant. However, his children are also athletes in numerous fields.
Anthony is 6 feet 5 inches tall and has a decent weight. Sadly, his weight is not publicly announced. However, this athlete has a strong and healthy body physique. This coach has black eyes and short black hair. His other body stats including his shoe size, dress size, chest-waist-hip-arms, measurements, etc are missing.
Social Media and Net Worth
This personality is absent from the social media world. Therefore, he is not found on any social media platforms. He has kept his personal life away from social media.
Anthony has a net worth of $10 million as of 2022. This coach makes a handsome amount from his contract bonuses.