Dante Calabria

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Dante Calabria
Personal information
Born (1973-11-08) November 8, 1973 (age 43)
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
1997–1998 Fort Wayne Fury
1998–1999 JDA Dijon
1999 Pau Orthez
2000 Aris B.C.
2000–2001 Telit Trieste
2001–2002 Pamesa Valencia
2002–2003 Benetton Treviso
2003–2004 Oregon Scientific Cantú
2004–2007 Armani Jeans Milano
2007–2008 Upim Bologna
2008–2009 Triboldi Soresina
2010 Igea Sant'Antimo
Career highlights and awards

Dante John 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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