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Coach Kevin Boyle

By Kaitlyn Fedor

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Coach Kevin Boyle is recognized nationally as one of the top High School Basketball coaches in the country. For almost two decades Coach Boyle has coached top tier high school programs including St. Patrick, New Jersey and at Montverde Academy. He is considered by many college coaches as one of the best teachers of the game on and off the court. 


Coach Boyle was named 2011 Naismith National Coach of the Year, 2009 ESPN/Rise Coach of the Year, and the 2007 USA Today Coach of the Year. Coach Boyle has a broad experience in youth basketball and was appointed the honor of the Head Coach for the USA Junior National team at the 2012 USA Nike Hoop Summit.

During his coaching career, Coach Boyle has helped coach more 50 players to a Division-I scholarship and more another 15 on to the professional level including Hoop Group Skills alumni Kyrie Irving (#1 NBA pick 2011) and Michael Kidd Gilchrest (#2 NBA pick 2012). **Boyle is the only high coach to produce the #1 and #2 NBA draft picks in consecutive years (2011, 2012).

Current College And Professional Players Who Played For Coach Boyle

  • Al Harrington - Denver Nuggets
  • Sam Dalembert – Houston Rockets
  • Shaheen Holloway - Seton Hall and Seton Hall Associate Head Coach
  • Winston Smith - UMASS/Drexel Assistant Coach
  • Mike Nardi - Villanova/ Professional Player Italy
  • Grant Billimeier - Seton Hall Assistant Coach/Professional Player Germany
  • Paul Williams - St. Bonaventure/ Professional Player Spain
  • Hugaii Hundert - Oklahoma State/ Professional Player Israel
  • Herve Laminzana - Rutgers/ Professional Player China
  • Yves Mbala - La Salle/Professional Player Hungary/Slovenia
  • Michael Gilchrist – National Champion, University of Kentucky/# 2 Pick NBA Draft 2012 
  • Kyrie Irving - Duke/1st Pick 2011 NBA Draft and NBA Rookie of the Year 2012
  • Dexter Strickland - UNC- NCAA 2011 Elite 8
  • Corey Fisher – Villanova/Professional Player Turkey
  • Jeff Robinson - Seton Hall/Professional Player Austria
  • Paris Bennett - George Mason
  • Quintrell Thomas - UNLV
  • Chase Plummer – UMBC
  • Patricio Garino – George Washington
  • Landry Nnoko – Clemson University
  • Michael Frazier – University of Florida
  • Michel Enanga – Coastal Carolina