Darian DeVries is an American men’s basketball coach and athlete. Darian DeVries is the head coach at Drake University.
Table of Biography
Darian DeVries was born on April 7, 1975. His full name is Darian Dale DeVries. Currently, he is 47 years old and his birth sign is Aries. He is a native of Aplington, Iowa, USA. He has not shared the names and other information regarding his parents and family members.
His brother Jared DeVries is the former University of Iowa All-American and NFL defensive end. After graduating from High School, Darian went to the University of Northern Iowa and completed his undergraduate in 1998.
Professional Life and Career
Darian has been working as the head coach of Drake University since 2018. He spent almost 2 decades working as an assistant coach at Creighton University. Therefore, he led his team in the MVC regular-season final in 2019 and has won the MVC Coach of the Year Award Twice.
Darian began working as a graduate manager for Creighton University in the year 1998. And, after working with the team for 3 years, he was named assistant coach. This personality worked in the team under the leadership of Greg McDermott. He also had a wonderful career working as an assistant coach.
Similarly, in the 2018 season, Drake University hired him as their new head coach. Also, his steady hand at the Bulldogs’ helm helped the program start the season with a 9-2 record. Likewise, in his second year with the team, The head coach filled the void of the trophy-less season when he led the team to the MVC regulars season Championship and won the title in the year 2019.
Further, NCAA awarded him the MVC Coach of the Year award. Likewise, in the year 2020, the Postseason got canceled after the COVID pandemic hit the world. However, in the ongoing 2020-21 season, his team has a good season with 15-3 games and holds the 2nd position in the league. Additionally, in March 2020, this coach signed an 8 years contract with the University.
Darian must have gathered a reasonable sum from his career. However, he receives a hefty sum as a bonus and incentives. His net worth and salary are not publicly disclosed.
This coach is married to Ashely Danielle for more than 2 decades. The couple tied their wedding knot in the late 1990s. This beautiful duo had been dating each other for some time before their marriage. However, more details related to their wedding are not available. However, they welcomed their first child, a son, Tucker, in December 2002. Similarly, later, the two were blessed with a daughter, Tatum.
This personality has a good height and well-maintained weight. However, he has not announced his height and weight publicly. Darian has a set of blue eyes and his hair is of light brown color. Further, the details about his other body stats are also unavailable.
His Twitter account ‘@Coach_DeVries’ has earned over 7K followers. Besides this, he is not available on other social media platforms.