Dantonio "DJ" Evans
Dantonio "DJ" Evans
Title: Assistant Coach
Phone: 361-354-2350
Email: devans@coastalbend.edu

“DJ” Evans comes to Coastal Bend after spending the last season as a part of NCAA Division I, University of Albany (NY) basketball staff where he served as the team’s video coordinator.

Evans is a 2014 graduate of Albany and of East Mississippi Community College in 2012. During Evans playing career, he was NJCAA Division I All-American 2nd Team during the 2011-2012 season as his East Mississippi Lions captured two NJCAA Region 23 Championships in 2010-2011 and 2011-2012 season. Evans took his winning ways to the University Albany where he was on two America East Championship squads in 2012-2013 and 2013-2014. Evans was the team’s most valuable player and a member of the America East Tournament team in 2014 when the Ram’s advanced to the second round of the NCAA Division I Basketball Championships.

Evans completed his playing career in Switzerland playing professionally for LNA Fribourg Olympic.