Monday, October 16, 2017

Via Melbourne Tigers.

The Melbourne Tigers are excited to announce Nick Abdicevic as our 2018 SEABL Men’s Head Coach. Following his success as our Youth Boys Head Coach, Nick will take the reins from Andrew Gaze and lead our Senior Men’s Program.

Nick is Australia’s leading skills coach and will be dedicated to the development of incoming players. Nick’s Bosnian heritage gives him a hard edge in his coaching principals and he has overseen the development of more national and international players that any other Australian development coach.

Nick brings a wealth of experience with his other current roles:

State and National level coach
Head Coach of the Melbourne Tigers under 23 Youth League team
Head Coach of the Victoria University Basketball Academy
Director of Coaching at the Melbourne Tigers Juniors

As well as past roles:

– 12 year Head Coach of Melbourne Tigers Junior boys
– Melbourne Tigers Junior Boys director of coaching since 2005
– Melbourne Tigers YL coach 2006-2010 and 2015-2017
– Melbourne Tigers BIG V Champ coach 2011-2012
– Vic Metro U18 Assistant coach 2010
– Vic Metro U18 Head coach 2011-2014
– U17 Australian Assistant coach 2015
– VU Basketball Academy Director of Coaching since 2013