17-year NBA head coaching veteran Mike Dunleavy has been hired as the head coach for the Tulane Green Wave.  Dunleavy’s NBA coaching career included positions with the LA Lakers and Clippers, Milwaukee Bucks, and Portland Trail Blazers.

We could not be more excited to welcome Mike Dunleavy to the Green Wave family,” Dannen said.  “His reputation as a great evaluator of talent, master of strategy and teacher of the game define him today as one of the top basketball minds in the country at any level.  His commitment to Tulane athletics is a game changer for our program.”

“I am delighted to have the opportunity to coach the Green Wave and excited to help develop the students-athletes at Tulane into champions,” said Dunleavy.