Coaching at the college level is an aggressive, highly competitive, and often isolating environment. During a typical year, coaches spend about 200 nights away from home. These coaches have a profound influence on the lives of the young men they lead, over 77% of whom come from single-parent or no-parent homes.

Nations of Coaches serves, encourages, and equips coaches to handle the pressures of their position – on and off the court – so they can leave a legacy of personal and professional excellence in the lives of their players.

That’s the kind of influence that can take the sport back to its higher calling.


We host multiple events to support, equip, and encourage college mens’ basketball coaches.

Through these events, we serve thousands of coaches across all divisions.

Final Four Ministry Events

April 6-8, 2024

Join us in Phoenix, Arizona during the Men’s Basketball Coaches Convention. There will be special events happening for both coaches and coaches’ spouses.

GameChanger Marriage Retreat

May 1-3, 2024

A perfect opportunity for coaches and their spouses to take a “Time-OUT” to relax, renew and refresh their relationships in beautiful Rome, Georgia. You will also enjoy time of fellowship with other coaching couples with fun, intentional moments of connection.
You don’t want to miss this!

SEC Legacy Breakfast

March 14, 2024

Nations of Coaches hosts a quick breakfast get-together during the SEC men’s basketball tournament in Nashville, Tennessee. This annual breakfast features a delicious meal, an uplifting message from a coach or business leader, and a short presentation of the NOC Mission. Past speakers have included Bryce Drew, Steven Mansfield, Rick Barnes, and Bruce Pearl.