Reggie Minton serves as deputy executive director of the National Association of Basketball Coaches (NABC). He served as associate executive director from August 2000 until he was named deputy executive director in 2004.
As deputy executive director, Minton is responsible for working on issues that directly affect college basketball and its coaches, while assisting Executive Director Jim Haney with NCAA legislation to improve the game for players, coaches and fans. He is the NABC liaison with the Coaches vs. Cancer Program, a partnership between the NABC and the American Cancer Society. This partnership has raised over $85 million since its inception.
Minton is also responsible for the exempt basketball tournaments that the NABC sponsors -- the Coaches vs. Cancer Classic and the CBE Hall of Fame Classic. He works very closely with the NCAA on all matters pertaining to their common interest, including assigning coaches to the NCAA Regional Advisory Committee, the committee that provides input to the Basketball Tournament Committee; and on the NABC’s convention preparation at its annual convention during the Final Four Weekend.
Prior to joining the NABC, Minton coached college basketball for more than 30 years as both an assistant and head coach. His 16-year coaching career with the United States Air Force Academy, the longest coaching tenure in the academy’s history, concluded when he was named the 2000 Mountain West Conference co-coach of the year.
Minton, who was also the head coach at Dartmouth College, has been active throughout the years with USA Basketball and coached the U.S. team to a gold medal at the 1993 World University Games. He serves as chairman of the selection committee for the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame; is a member of the NIT selection committee; and the Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame Board of Trustees. A past chair of the NCAA Basketball Rules Committee, Minton has served on numerous other committees including the NCAA Diversity Leadership Strategic Planning Committee, the Men’s College Basketball Partnership, and the Men’s Basketball Academic Enhancement Group. He served as a consultant to the NCAA Men’s Basketball Issues Committee from 2002-2011 and presently serves on the NCAA Ethics Coalition and the Men’s College Basketball Officiating Board of Managers LLC.
A retired military officer who served in the United States Air Force for more than 20 years, Minton was a collegiate standout at The College of Wooster (Ohio). The Connecticut native was an alternate for the 1964 U.S. Olympic basketball team and earned All-Air Force and All-Armed Forces recognition from 1964-69.
The Reggie Minton File
Assistant Coach- United States Air Force Academy 1969-83
Head Coach- Dartmouth College 1983-84
Head Coach- United States Air Force Academy 1984-2000
Head Coach- USA World University Team- 1993; Won Gold Medal
Head Coach- Olympic Sports Festival- West Team
One of 18 head coaches at U.S. Olympic trials 1972
Interim Athletic Director- Colorado College 2000
NABC Board of Directors 1993-2000 NCAA Rules Committee 1996-2000; Chairman 1998-2000
USA Basketball Committee 1989-1992 & 1996-2000
Chairman NABC Recruiting Committee 1993-2000
Coordinator of NABC/NCAA “Youth Clinics” 1993-present
USOC Olympic Sports Council 1997-2000
NCAA Recruiting Committee 1991-1994
Board of Trustees- Naismith Memorial Basketball Hall of Fame 2001-present
Board of Directors USA Basketball-2001-2010
Executive Committee- Vice President for men’s basketball 2005-2010
Chairman of the National Collegiate Basketball Hall of Fame Selection Committee 2005-present
NIT Selection Committee 2005-present
Men’s College Basketball Partnership 2004-present
NCAA Diversity Leadership Strategic Planning Committee 2005-2010
NCAA Men’s Basketball Issues Committee Consultant 2002-present
NCAA Ethics Coalition 2010-present
Men’s College Basketball Officiating Board of Managers LLC 2010-present