Dante Calabria

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Dante Calabria
Personal information
Born (1973-11-08) November 8, 1973 (age 42)
Pottstown, Pennsylvania
Nationality Italian / American
Listed height 6 ft 5 in (1.96 m)
Listed weight 175 lb (79 kg)
Career information
High school Blackhawk (Chippewa, Pennsylvania)
College North Carolina (1992–1996)
NBA draft 1996 / Undrafted
Playing career 1996–2010
Position Shooting guard
Career history
1996–1997 Bini Viaggi Livorno (Italy)
1997–1998 Fort Wayne Fury (CBA)
1998–1999 JDA Dijon (France)
1999 Pau Orthez (France)
2000 Aris B.C. (Greece)
2000–2001 Telit Trieste (Italy)
2001–2002 Pamesa Valencia (Spain)
2002–2003 Benetton Treviso (Italy)
2003–2004 Oregon Scientific Cantú (Italy)
2004–2007 Armani Jeans Milano (Italy)
2007–2008 Upim Bologna (Italy)
2008–2009 Triboldi Soresina (Italy)
2010 Igea Sant'Antimo (Italy)

Dante Calabria (born November 8, 1973) is an Italian-American former professional basketball player and coach. He is an assistant coach at UNC Wilmington.

College career[edit]

Calabria played college basketball at North Carolina under coach Dean Smith from 1992 to 1996.

Professional career[edit]

He moved to Europe for his professional career, spending a good part of it in the Italian Serie A.

International career[edit]

A dual national of United States and Italy, he played for the Italy national basketball team.

Coaching career[edit]

In 2011, Calabria was named director of basketball operations at UNC Wilmington under coach Buzz Peterson. In 2012, he was moved to a full assistant role with the departure of Brooks Lee.[1]


  1. ^ "Seahawks Move Calabria To Assistant Post". UNCW Athletics. August 29, 2012. Retrieved August 30, 2012. 

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